Re: JULY 3, 1863 PICKET'S CHARGE
My great grandfather, soldier of the CSA, survived this battle. All I ever heard that he said about it was how thick the lead was flying.
"Today, we need a nation of Minutemen, citizens who are not only prepared to take arms, but citizens who regard the preservation of freedom as the basic purpose of their daily life and who are willing to consciously work and sacrifice for that freedom."
-- John F. Kennedy