On this Memorial Day,what battlefield sites have you visited?
I've been to almost every Civil War and Revolutionary War battlefield in the South(below the Mason Dixon line). Where have you visited and which was most memorable?
I haven't been to all, but have been to several Civil War and Revolutionary War battlefields, some large some small, some in the North, some in the South.
For the Revolutionary War, I think Yorktown impresses me the most. How the British were trapped and had to withstand that siege until they eventually surrendered. Some of the scars still remain.
I have been to several Civil War Battlefields; Shiloh, Vicksburg, Antietam, Gettysburg, to name only a few. Overall, my favorite is Gettysburg. But, I can only imagine the intensity of the battle at Burnside's Bridge (Antietam) as a small number of Confederate soldiers on a bluff held off a much larger number of Union soldiers for hours. Attached is a photo of Burnside's Bridge.
In honor of the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812, I would like to see a few of these often little noted battlefields.
by Kathryn L Hill 23 months ago
According to some, the true intent of George Washington, John Adams, James Madison, Alexander Hamilton and all those who signed the Constitution of the United States was to establish an evil materialistic empire and intentionally promote benefits only for white Europeans. If this is true beam me up...
by Chuck Nugent 24 months ago
How many National Parks have you visited this year?Today, August 25, 2016, is the 100th Anniversary of the Creation of the National Park Service which administers over 400 National Parks, National Monuments, National Historic Sites, etc. Living in the American Southwest my wife and I...
by SHWOOGY 7 years ago
Is There A List Of Most Visited Free Classified Sites?
by Liz Elias 16 months ago
...so it doesn't show up on our Google home page? When I have my browser open, but have not visited any sites yet, there are icons shown for each site I visit frequently. Hub Pages used to be one of them; now, no matter how often I visit/log in/access the site, it never translates into...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|