Kershaw Brigade Men from the Peach Orchard and Wheatfield Road
Buried on George Rose Farm

General Kershaw's men crossed through these buildings to attack Union troops around the Wheatfield to the left of this picture. Two of his regiments ascended the slope in the foreground to attack Union batteries placed on the Wheatfield Road. The Snyder Farmhouse, which sits on the Emmitsburg Road, is in the center background.

William Tipton Collection, National Archives

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