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TURNERS BATTLE REBELS AT PITTSFIELD

Turner companies battled rebel forces at the annual event at Pittsfield, Illinois, June 6-7, 2009.

 

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Capt. Greg Zelinske assembles his company in preparation for battle.

 

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Company M QM Sgt. Dave Hagler poses with the crew of his Ames-pdr. gun.

 

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Company M crewmembers hitch a ride on the ambulance, which rode them down to the artillery position on the far side of the field.

 

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Union artillery prepares to open on the rebels. Company K's Parrott is second from the left, with Company M's Ames to its right.

 

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Capt. Zelinske steadies his men during the battle.

 

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Union infantry advances through the tall grass.

 

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Union infantry prepares for the final assault.

 

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