History buffs, visitors seeking to honor distant relatives in battle, flock to Gettysburg

  • by: GENARO C. ARMAS , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 2, 2013 - 7:20 PM

GETTYSBURG, Pa. — From camera-toting tourists to visitors eager to retrace the footsteps of ancestors who fought in the Civil War, thousands of people have flocked to the Gettysburg battlefield to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the defining battle of the war.

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