Dawn at Chickamauga

September 21, 2022 6:06 p.m.

159 years ago, September 20, 1863, the Union and Confederate Armies, totally around a combined 125,000 men, with nearly 35, 000 becoming causalities, would engage on the second day of the Battle of Chickamauga. The fighting would begin around 9:30 a.m. at the north end of Chickamauga National Battlefield Park.