Army Band performs at Antietam
The 229th Army Band Will Play Patriotic Music at Antietam. On 21 June, 2012, there will be two Army Band concerts at Antietam National Battlefield. The Quintet will play from 1:00 until 2:00p.m. The full Ceremonial Band will play from 3:30-5:00p.m. Please join us at the Maryland Monument.
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.