War Correspondents Memorial Arch
Dedicated: October 16, 1896
Location: Crampton's Gap at South Mountain
Map Number: Off of the map
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Did You Know?
Colonel Nelson Miles of the 64th New York Infantry was a volunteer officer at Antietam and was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery at Chancellorsville. After the Civil War he remained in the Army and by the Spanish American War in 1898 he was the Commanding General of the U.S. Army.