My Maryland - Mike Ahlers

Day is done, Gone the sun...

The sun sets on the Antietam National Battlefield, site of the bloodiest day in U.S. history. Some 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing after 12 hours of combat on September 17, 1862.

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