Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Artillery

This photograph shows a group of union Civil War soldiers next to an artillery piece. The picture was taken in 1862 near Fair Oaks, Virgina. These men look very proud to be having their picture taken.

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  1. ...and proud to be in the crew of the baddest weapon on the battle field at that moment in time.

    http://www.canadiansoldiers.com/mediawiki-1.5.5/images/thumb/9/9f/A130352.jpg/350px-A130352.jpg

    http://www.gwtc.net/~kinifm/tankseaglemanraised.jpg

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