In this Saturday, June 30, 2012 photo, Dave Maher, wearing a uniform like those of Union army soldiers and carrying a replica Civil War rifle, stands in front of the simple white church building of the pacifist Dunker sect on the Antietam battlefield near Shaprsburg, Md. The church was repaired after being badly damaged in the fighting on Sept. 17, 1862. Historical photographs from the war "hooked" Maher on the Civil War as a kid. The volunteer battlefield guide said, "Before that, people had only seen those heroic portraits of men in battle," referring to engravings that illustrated popular journals. But here, "people weren't just seeing a dead body. This was somebody's brother. And these were contemporaries - it wasn't 150 years ago then." (AP Photo/Chris Sullivan)

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In this Saturday, June 30, 2012 photo, Dave Maher, wearing a uniform like those of Union army soldiers and carrying a replica Civil War rifle, stands in front of the simple white church building of the pacifist Dunker sect on the Antietam battlefield near Shaprsburg, Md. The church was repaired after being badly damaged in the fighting on Sept. 17, 1862. Historical photographs from the war "hooked" Maher on the Civil War as a kid. The volunteer battlefield guide said, "Before that, people had only seen those heroic portraits of men in battle," referring to engravings that illustrated popular journals. But here, "people weren't just seeing a dead body. This was somebody's brother. And these were contemporaries - it wasn't 150 years ago then." (AP Photo/Chris Sullivan)
In this Saturday, June 30, 2012 photo, Dave Maher, wearing a uniform like those of Union army soldiers and carrying a replica Civil War rifle, stands in front of the simple white church building of the pacifist Dunker sect on the Antietam battlefield near Shaprsburg, Md. The church was repaired after being badly damaged in the fighting on Sept. 17, 1862. Historical photographs from the war "hooked" Maher on the Civil War as a kid. The volunteer battlefield guide said, "Before that, people had only seen those heroic portraits of men in battle," referring to engravings that illustrated popular journals. But here, "people weren't just seeing a dead body. This was somebody's brother. And these were contemporaries - it wasn't 150 years ago then." (AP Photo/Chris Sullivan)
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