Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
139th Pennsylvania Volunteers
3rd Brigade, 3rd Division
—6th Corps —
3rd Brigade 3rd Division
July 2,3,& 4.
Advanced near this point driving the enemy the evening of
Erected 1886 by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Location. 39° 48.067′ N, 77° 14.821′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Sickles Avenue and Wheatfield Road, on the right when traveling north on Sickles Avenue. Click for map. Located in Excelsior Field, near stop 10, the Peach Orchard, on the driving tour of Gettysburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Clark's Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th New Jersey Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); 10th Independent Battery New York Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Volunteer Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Massachusetts Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Sickles' Excelsior Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 15th New York Battery (about 300 feet away); 73rd New York Infantry (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 139th Pennsylvania at Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. The Peach Orchard. National Park Service virtual tour stop.
2. 139th Pennsylvania Volunteers. Regimental history.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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