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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

95th New York Infantry

July 1st, 1863

 

10 a.m.

 
95th New York Infantry First Day Position Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 1, 2008
1. 95th New York Infantry First Day Position Marker
Inscription.
95th N.Y.
Infantry
July 1st, 1863.
10 a.m.

 
Erected 1889 by State of New York.
 
Location. 39° 50.175′ N, 77° 15.148′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Meredith Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located near McPherson Barn in 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. John Burns (within shouting distance of this marker); 14th (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M. (within shouting distance of this marker); 150th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); McPherson Barn (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 7th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment (about 400 feet away); Edward McPherson Farm (about 400 feet away); Second Brigade (about 500 feet away); 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer 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. Follow the 95th New York at Gettysburg by markers.
 
Also see . . .
1. McPherson's Ridge.
Position Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 1, 2008
2. Position Marker
The position marker is located on the inside of a fence around the McPherson Barn.
A National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 95th New York Infantry. Service record and history of the regiment. (Submitted on January 9, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
July 1, 10 a.m. Position of the 95th New York Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 1, 2008
3. July 1, 10 a.m. Position of the 95th New York
The 95th New York initially deployed south of the Cashtown Pike. It was part of the left wing of Cutler's Brigade, which deployed along McPherson Ridge as the infantry of 1st Division I Corps replaced the cavalry in the fighting line.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 976 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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