Gettysburg Marks 150th Anniversary of Historic Civil War Battle

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Civil War re-enactors from the 6th New Hampshire Contraband play... News PhotoAnniversary,Civil War,Conflict,Day,Gettysburg,Historical Reenactment,Horizontal,Human Interest,Relaxation,USA,WarPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesGETTYSBURG, PA - JUNE 28: Civil War re-enactors from the 6th New Hampshire Contraband play while relaxing in a Union camp after the first day of the Blue Gray Alliance re-enactment of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg on June 28, 2013 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Some 8,000 re-enactors are participating in the event, marking the July 1-3, 1863 Battle of Gettysburg, considered the turning point in favor of the Union in the American Civil War. Union and Confederate armies suffered a total of 46,000-51,000 casualties in the battle, the highest of any engagement of the war. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)