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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

June 24, 2015

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The two monuments dominating this photo are the portrait statue of Gen. Andrew Humphreys and the 11th Massachusetts Infantry. Seen at left is the Emmitsburg Road. Also, two farms are visible . . . the Abraham Bryan barn at bottom left, and the Nicholas Codori barn to the right of Gen. Humphreys. Both picket fencing and wood fencing is visible. I think (though I may be wrong) that the trees to the right of the 11th Massachusetts are actually the Copse at the High Water Mark.


CO. B, 2nd Mississippi Infantry

Born 1844 --- Died July 01, 1863 at 19

Pvt. Robertson, a farmer, enlisted in March 1862. He was killed in battle and later buried at Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh. Unfortunately, I was able to find little information pertaining to his life.

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