Antietam Casualties by Type
Because of the catastrophic nature of the Battle of Antietam, exact numbers of casualties were virtually impossible to compile. The sources for these figures are The Official Records of the War of the Rebellion and the Antietam Battlefield Board.
Casualties by Phase of Battle
As the battle unfolded, some areas proved particularly deadly as the opposing armies contested places including the cornfield, the sunken road, and Burnside Bridge over the course of the day.
Last updated: October 19, 2021