AL Coble Rock Carving in Gettysburg

Finding rock carvings is a great way to explore the Gettysburg Battlefield.  One of my favorites is the AL Coble rock carving in the area of Spangler’s Spring.  AL Coble was 20-year-old Augustus L. Coble of Company E of the 1st North Carolina Regiment.   On the...

The Civil War in Color Series – Gettysburg Dead

Recently a friend of mine asked me to do a Then and Now overlay of some dead Confederate soldiers who were buried in the Rose Farm at Gettysburg.  Based on some previous research, he was seeking out the original location where these brave soldiers were buried and...