• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Mortuary Cannons and Other Monuments

Mortuary Cannons Confederate Generals Union Generals





Brig. Gen. George B. Anderson

Maj. Gen. Joseph K. F. Mansfield



Brig. Gen. Lawrence O'Brian Branch Maj. Gen. Israel B. Richardson



Brig. Gen. William E. Starke Brig. Gen. Isaac P. Rodman
Go to more information about the six Generals who were killed at Antietam


Other Monuments: Private Soldier "Old Simon" Monument in the National Cemetery


War Correspondents Memorial Arch located at Crampton's Gap
 

Did You Know?

15th Massachusetts Infantry Monument

The 15th Massachusetts Infantry went into the Battle of Antietam with 606 soldiers. 318 were killed or wounded, the highest number for any Union regiment in the battle. Their monument features a wounded lion carved in granite.