Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gettysburg” in chapter 10 of The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 5: Forts and Artillery.:

... the reloading of the gun before the previous cartridge had been fired, there still remained this danger. As a consequence, it was reported that nearly half of the muskets abandoned on the field of Gettysburg were found to contain more than one load, and some of them had three or four. In the excitement, men were observed to load, make a motion mechanically as if to fire the piece, fail to notice th...

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Gettysburg (Pennsylvania, United States) 7,452 52 1,368 0 0 user votes
Gettysburg (South Carolina, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
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