3rd Georgia Infantry at
Petersburg (The Crater)


Placard showing the 3rd GA rushing up to defend the breech in the line after the explosion.

 

The Crater is behind the photographer. The 3rd Georgia was camped among the woods to the center right. View is to the west.

 

The actual crater. The 3rd GA appeared on the far left after the explosion.

 

Photographs and captions by David Tuttle, Yulee, Florida

"Return Fire" to 3rd GVI Battlefield Tour
worth@ucla.edu, 1/31/98