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Gettysburg Marks 150th Anniversary of Historic Civil War Battle

GETTYSBURG, PA - JULY 01: Union Civil War re-enactors await nightfall while camped at the Gettysburg National Military Park on the 150th anniversary of the historic battle on July 1, 2013 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Thousands of Civil War soldiers are buried at the site, where, months later, Abraham Lincoln gave his Gettysburg Address. The battle is widely considered the turning point in the Civil War and a watershed moment in U.S. history. Union and Confederate armies suffered a combined total of up to 51,000 casualties over three days, the highest number of any battle in the four-year war. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gettysburg 150th Anniversary

War re-enactors marked the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on July 1, complete with costumes and fake guns.