The North Woods and the Poffenberger Farm is where the Union attacked from. Generals Hooker & Mansfield's men crossed to the Cornfield and toward Dunker Church.
General Mansfield was mortally wounded in the action.
The North Woods
The Union 1st & 12th Corps Attacks
Maddie's Antietam Tour
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James C. Ferenzi, M.D.