In the News - 5th Michigan tells the story in the media


Antietam 2010

We are always looking for good ways to get the word out about the history we are honored to share. The 5th has had several great opportunites to do this through the press. Below are links to our boys in the media.

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Saginaw News article about 150th of Gettysburg

WJRT TV 12 feature on 5th going to Gettysburg

Oakland Press article on Will Eichler and Gettysburg

In addition to the press, we also have a member telling the story of our ancestors in print.

book coverTraie Shelhart, a member who portrays a medical steward and officer, has recently published his first book, "Enough to Make Angels Weep: A History of the Thirty-Eighth Indiana Infantry. It is available on Amazon at: