Pickett's Charge At 150th Anniversary Of The Battle Of Gettysburg
On July 3rd, 1863 over 12,000 Confederate soldiers marched across an open field near the town of Gettysburg. They marched into deadly cannon and musket fire which ripped through the ranks. This charge would forever be immortalized as Pickett's Charge. It was the bloody culmination of the Battle of Gettysburg which proved to be a major turning point of the war.