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In which state did the Battle of Antietam take place?


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2011-05-27 03:07:46
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The Battle of Antietam took place in the state of Maryland near the town of Sharpsburg. It is also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg and was fought September 17, 1862. It was the costliest single day in casualties of the US Civil War.

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