The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

The Red Badge of Courage (Part 14)

Classic (fiction), 3,116 words, Level Z2 (Grade 5+), Multi-Part Classics, Lexile 960L

Henry carries the flag in a new charge that dislodges enemy soldiers holding a fenceline. Private Wilson wrenches the enemy flag from a mortally wounded Confederate standard-bearer. As the larger battle winds down, the regiment marches back across the river and Henry reflects upon how the experience of battle has changed him.