“From the Fields of Gettysburg” is the official blog of Gettysburg National Military Park. Posts on this blog are composed by employees of the National Park Service at Gettysburg as well as park interns and guests. Our purpose is to highlight the stories of the battle and campaign, with features on those who were involved in the development and remembrance of the story of Gettysburg. We also feature posts on current park happenings and events of special interest. The National Park Service is dedicated to protecting the resource and providing visitors with a full experience in appreciating our nation’s past and we hope you enjoy our blog.