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More than 20,000 men were killed or wounded at Antietam
More than 20,000 men were killed or wounded at Antietam

From a handful of remains, a soldier identified & a bitter day brought back to life

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After yesterday's ceremony, Brian Mann spoke with Michael Aikey, head of the New York State Military Museum and Veteran Research Center. The Museum helped to organize yesterday's ceremony and also assisted with the forensic work after the soldier's remains were discovered last summer.

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The unknown soldier buried on Thursday was one of 300 New Yorkers who vanished after the battle.

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Brian Mann
Adirondack Bureau Chief

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