Gettysburg Marks 150th Anniversary of Historic Civil War Battle


Zackary Howey from Warren, Michigan, dressed in Union attire, 'fires'... News PhotoAmerican Civil War,Anniversary,Clothing,Conflict,Gettysburg,Historical Reenactment,History,Horizontal,Human Interest,USA,War,Warren - MichiganPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesGETTYSBURG, PA - JULY 02: Zackary Howey, 6, from Warren, Michigan, dressed in Union attire, 'fires' on Confederate Civil War re-enactors on the 150th anniversary of the historic Battle of Gettysburg on July 2, 2013 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The battle, which took place July 1-3, 1863, is widely considered the turning point in the American Civil War in favor of the Union. Federal and Confederate armies suffered a combined total of 51,000 casualties over three days, the highest number of any battle in the four-year war. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)