This Day in History
The High Tide

The Battle of Gettysburg
July 3, 1863

On July 3, 1863, the crucial battle of Gettysburg ended with a victory for the Union Army. It would prove to be the turning point of the war and ended the invasion of northern territory by Confederate troops.

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