Andersonville Prison Camp
Andersonville, GA
February 1-2, 2003

Still traveling through enemy territory, Your Correspondent ventured deep into Georgia to visit Andersonville Prison. Unfortunately, not many make the trip given its remote location however for those willing, a visit to the camp, and adjoining cemetery containing 12,000 Union prisoners, drives home better the enormity of the War's suffering than probably any battlefield. Given the unfortunate coincidence of the Columbia disaster, the visit could not have been more funereal in mood.
The prisoners' shebangs Reconstructed portion of Stockade Reflecting Pool Sweetwater Creek
Markers outlining the Stockade and Deadline Taken from the center of camp... The Parallel outline Andersonville Cemetery
New York Monument Tombstones of the Raiders... The Grave of George F. Kuhn Andersonville Cemetery
Andersonville Cemetery The Grave of Pvt. Gideon Walcott The Grave of Pvt. Phillip Dwyer