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[ Detail Map 11 ]


Burnside Climbs Toward Sharpsburg

3:30 O'Clock P. M., 17 September 1862

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The Situation: After crossing the Bridge at about 1 P. M., and organizing and re-supplying his troops, Gen Burnside's starts his IX Corps rolling toward the town of Sharpsburg at about 3 P. M. on 17 September ...

Units on this Map:
[Federal]
11th Connecticut Infantry
16th Connecticut Infantry
8th Connecticut Infantry
21st Massachusetts Infantry
28th Massachusetts Infantry
35th Massachusetts Infantry
Massachusetts Light Artillery, 8th Battery
17th Michigan Infantry
8th Michigan Infantry
9th New Hampshire Infantry
46th New York Infantry
51st New York Infantry
79th New York Infantry
89th New York Infantry
9th New York Infantry
11th Ohio Infantry
12th Ohio Infantry
23rd Ohio Infantry
28th Ohio Infantry
30th Ohio Infantry
36th Ohio Infantry
100th Pennsylvania Infantry
45th Pennsylvania Infantry
48th Pennsylvania Infantry
50th Pennsylvania Infantry
51st Pennsylvania Infantry
Pennsylvania Light Artillery, Battery D
4th Rhode Island Infantry
4th United States Artillery, Battery E
5th United States Artillery, Battery A

[Confederate]
15th Georgia Infantry
17th Georgia Infantry
1st Georgia (Regulars) Infantry
20th Georgia Infantry
2nd Georgia Infantry
50th Georgia Infantry
51st Georgia Infantry
Phillips (GA) Legion's Infantry Battalion
Washington (LA) Artillery, 2nd Company
Washington (LA) Artillery, 3rd Company
Rowan (NC) Artillery
15th South Carolina Infantry
17th South Carolina Infantry
3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Holcombe (SC) Legion
Palmetto (SC) Light Artillery
11th Virginia Infantry
17th Virginia Infantry
1st Virginia Infantry
24th Virginia Infantry
7th Virginia Infantry
Wise (VA) Artillery

Source: The original battlefield position studies by the Antietam Battlefield Board (1904) are described in the Atlas of the Battlefield of Antietam, and are available online from the Library of Congress.

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