Sept. 15, 2012
Pam Lucashu, left, of Durham, Conn., watches a reenactment of the Dunker Church skirmish along with Alesia Poland, center, and her mother, Joyce Forsyth, right, both of Hagerstown, Md., as people gather to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam outside of Sharpsburg, Md., not far from the Antietam National Battlefield. The true anniversary of the battle is Sept. 17. It is known as being the bloodiest day of battle in U.S. history.
For The Washington Post