"The Bloody Fields of the Peach Orchard"

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July 2 saw some of the worst fighting during the Battle of Gettysburg. One particular spot on the battlefield, the beautiful peach orchard owned by the Sherfy family, saw some of the most horrendous fighting. 

Join Columbia Civil War historian Cindy Beaston to hear what really happened at the Sherfy Farm during the battle that saved a nation. 



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