Thursday, May 17, 2012
Antietam: Clipp-Roulette Farm Lane
The approach to Bloody Lane from the north on the axis of advance of Brig. Gen. Nathan Kimball’s 1st Bde., 3d Div. (French), II Corps (Sumner). “Now boys, we are going, and we’ll stay with them all day if they want us to!” – General Kimball. What ensued was “systematic killing,” according to Sgt. Thomas Galwey of the 8th Ohio Inf.