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Book Talk with Matthew Borders & Joseph Stahl: Faces of Union Soldiers at Antietam

August 18 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Free Registration is required.

The Battle of Antietam, fought near Sharpsburg, Maryland, was the bloodiest day in American history, with more than twenty-three thousand dead, wounded, and missing. Walk the routes of some of the units on the field through the stories of thirty-six individual soldiers who fought on that day.

Matthew Borders has an MS in historic preservation. He is a park ranger at Monocacy National Battlefield and is a member of the Save Historic Antietam Foundation and the Frederick County Civil War Round Table.

Joseph W. Stahl has an MBA; is retired from the Institute for Defense Analyses; is a member of the Company of Military Historians, Save Historic Antietam Foundation and Hagerstown Civil War Roundtable; and is co-author of Identification Discs of Union Soldiers in the Civil War. Both authors are NPS Certified Battlefield Guides at Antietam National Battlefield and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.