• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Old Vermont Brigade Monument

Dedicated: 1900

Location: Mumma Lane North of Bloody Lane

Map Number: 48

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Old Vermont Brigade Monument

Old Vermont Brigade Monument

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Monument Text:
OLD VERMONT BRIGADE
1861 - 1865
Brig. Gen. W.T. H. Brooks
Second Division,
Sixth Corps
Second Regiment
Major James H. Walbridge
Third Regiment
Major Thomas O. Seaver
Fourth Regiment
Lieut. Col. Chas. B. Stoughton
Fifth Regiment
Colonel Lewis A. Grant
Sixth Regiment
Major Oscar S. Tuttle
VERMONT

Did You Know?

The Maryland State Monument at Antietam

The Maryland State Monument is the only monument at Antietam dedicated to both sides. Marylanders fought for both the Union and the Confederacy. 20,000 people attended the dedication on May 30, 1900. President William McKinley, a veteran of the Battle of Antietam, was the keynote speaker