Chase and the 20th Indiana Infantry monument

Times columnist Marc Chase stands next to the 20th Indiana Infantry monument at the Gettysburg National Battlefield Park in April. The monument marks where the battle lines of the 20th Indiana regiment -- which included hundreds of men from Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties -- stood on July 2, 1863. The regiment's commander, Col. John Wheeler, of Crown Point, was killed by a Confederate bullet just a few feet away from where the monument now stands.

June 27, 2013 4:51 pm  • 
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Submit a Letter to Editor

We welcome letters from readers on any issue of public interest, and make every effort to publish as many as we can and in a timely manner. The Times will publish only one letter a month from a writer, and be sure to include your name, address and a telephone number for verification. Letters should be 150 words or less. They will be edited.

Letters may be submitted:
  • Via our submission form.
  • Via e-mail.
  • Via fax: (219) 933-3249 or (219) 465-7298
  • Via mail or by hand to our offices:
    • 601 45th Ave., Munster, IN 46321
    • 2080 N. Main St., Crown Point, IN 46307
    • 1111 Glendale Blvd., Valparaiso, IN 46383
    • 3410 Delta Dr., Portage, IN 46368
    • Please mark envelopes with "Attn: Letters"

Questions?

Email Editorial Page Editor Doug Ross or call (219) 548-4360 or (219) 933-3357

Poll

Loading…

Who would you vote for if the election were held today?

View Results