Gettysburg Train Station. President Lincoln arrived here by train on November 18, 1863, invited by David Wills to deliver "a few appropriate remarks" at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery. The station also served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg, transporting 15,000 wounded soldiers after the battle. (I took this picture and it came out very nice)
Picture of Union soldiers in their dress uniforms for the Gettysburg National Cemetery Dedication Ceremony where Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address on November 19, 1863. In the distance can be seen the Evergreen Cemetery Gatehouse.
James H. Doolittle (1896 - 1993) Led the first US air raid on the Japanese home islands in World War II by flying B-25 bombers off the deck of a US aircraft carrier, his team of specially trained men was known as “Doolittle’s Raiders” Buried at Arlington National Cemetery #WWII #History