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Chapter 18: battle of Sharpsburg, or Antietam. Bloodiest single day of the war comparison of casualties Hooker opens the fight against Jackson's centre many officers among the fallen early in the day McLaws and Walker in time to meet Sumner's advance under Sedgwick around Dunker chapel Richardson's splendid advance against the Confederate centre the signal of the bursting of another storm Longstreet's and D. H. Hill's troops stood before it fall of General G. B. Anderson General Richardson mortally wounded aggressive spirit of his command broken Wonderful cannon-shot General D. H. Hill's third horse killed under him. The field that I have described — the field lying along the Antietam and including in its scope the little town of Sharpsburg — was destined to pass into history as the scene of the bloodiest single day of fighting of the war, and that 17th of September was to become memorable as the day of greatest carnage in the campaigns between the North and