There are over 600 monuments spread across the Gettysburg battlefield (not including markers in the cemetary). In 3 days of fighting, America lost 23,000 men. Another 30,000 wounded. The North Carolina Monument at Gettysburg ~ photo by Michael Rucci
Facts and figures about the Battle of Gettysburg, the bloodiest of the Civil War. This July 1-3 is the 150th anniversary of the battle. Click for more at-a-glance information on Civil War events and battles from Family Tree Magazine.