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 Posted: Thu May 14th, 2009 03:14 pm
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j harold 587

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Location: Wilmington, Ohio USA
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The ledge used for an artillery platform runs parellel with Cemetery Ridge.  Because of that I doubt the guns could have been deployed even as a section to fire on the Union line. This plus the standing timber would have prevented CSA infantry from seriously menacing the rest of the Union line.

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