Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
76th New York Infantry
2d Brigade, 1st Division
—1st Corps —
July 1st 1863,
at 10 a.m.
Second stand at
at Culp's Hill,
July 2d and 3d
Cherry Valley, N.Y.
Oct. 4, 1861.
Participated in 25 engagements
147th N.Y. Inf'y
Dec. 31, 1864.
Erected 1888 by State of New York.
Location. 39° 50.396′ N, 77° 14.803′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Reynolds Avenue and Wadsworth Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Reynolds Avenue. Click for map. Located north of the Second Railroad Cut 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. Second Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in M.O.L.L.U.S. Memorial (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named M.O.L.L.U.S. Memorial (about 300 feet away); 56th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 400 feet away); Davis's Brigade (about 700 feet away); Brevet Major General James Samuel Wadsworth (about 700 feet away); Trapped in the Cut (about 700 feet away); 147th New York Infantry (about 700 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. The 76th New York at Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. The Railroad Cut. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. 76th New York Infantry. The 76th was also known as the Cortland Regiment, the Cherry Valley Regiment, the Otsego County Regiment, and the Cromwellian Regiment. (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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