Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
2d New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry
3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 3 Corps
3. Brig. 2. Div. 3. Corps.
24 Officers, 330 Enlisted men
July 2, 1863.
7 killed 14 wounded
18 killed 119 wounded
Erected 1886 by State of New Hampshire.
Location. 39° 48.031′ N, 77° 15.021′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Birney Avenue and Emmitsburg Road (Business U.S. 15), on the left when traveling east on Birney Avenue. Click for map. Located 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. 68th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Wofford's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd Maine Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery G, 1st N.Y. Light Artillery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barksdale's Brigade 3rd Michigan Infantry (about 300 feet away); First Division (about 300 feet away); Third Corps (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . . The Peach Orchard. National Park Service virtual tour site. (Submitted on October 27, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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