The Civil War has been raging on for a couple of years now, and CBS reporters are gathered with the forces converging at Ghettysberg. Listen in and learn some of the political climate, and why this battle is significant for the future of the war. If the North wins, it could shorten the war. If the South wins, it could lead to a vicgtorious march to Washington DC.
Reporters interview Generals, and even a couple soldiers. One is one of the oldest, and the other one of the youngest. Both give their reasons for fighting. For the perspective of the South, a prisoner is interviewed who gives a slice of the attitude behind the Confederate lines. Get ready for the guns to fire up and the battle to explode in full force.
Generals position their battalions, and the soldiers carry on with the deadly duty at hand.