In US Civil War
Did the 10th Maine Battalion Regiment Infantry really hold off all of Longstreet's forces alone for 10 minutes during the Battle of Gettysburg giving the North time to regroup and counterattack?
No, the 10th Maine was the Provost Guard for the 12th Army Corps and didn't see any real fighting.. The 20th Maine defended Little Round Top with a bayonet charge that is ver…y famous.. It was the 1st Minnisota. ( Full Answer )