• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Company E & H, 2nd United States Sharpshooters Monument

Dedicated: 1900

Location: Cornfield Avenue

Map Number: 14

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Company E & H, 2nd United States Sharpshooters

Company E & H, 2nd United States Sharpshooters Monument

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Monument Text:
SECOND REGIMENT
U.S. SHARPSHOOTERS
Sept. 17, 1862
Company "E"
Capt. Homer R. Stoughton
Company "H"
Lieut. Albert Buxton
VERMONT

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Union General John Gibbon who served at Antietam and fought in the infamous Cornfield had three brothers who served in the Confederate army.