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

110th Pennsylvania Infantry

3rd Brigade, 1st Division

 

3rd Corps

 
110th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
1. 110th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument
Inscription. (Front):
July 2nd the Regiment
fought on this line
from 4 until 6 o'clock p.m.
July 3rd
supported batteries
on Cemetery Hill

110th
Panna.
Infantry

(Left):
Present at
Gettysburg 152
Killed and died
of wounds 16 men
Wounded 6 officers
and 31 men.

3rd
Brigade

(Back):
Mustered in
October 24, 1861.
Re-enlisted
January 4, 1864.
Mustered out
June 28, 1865.

1st
Division

(Right):Total enrollment 1475.
Total loss 607.

3rd
Corps
 
Erected 1889 by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
 
Location. 39° 47.793′ N, 77° 14.765′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on DeTrobriand Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in the Wheatfield at 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. 32nd Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Company Andrew Sharpshooters (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Jed. Chapman
Statue on Top of the Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
2. Statue on Top of the Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); 22nd Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 8th New Jersey Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 18th Massachusetts Volunteers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Third Brigade (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Wheatfield. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 26, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 110th Pennsylvania Infantry. Service history of the regiment. (Submitted on January 26, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Front of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
3. Front of Monument
The Pennsylvania coat of arms is below the regimental designation.
Left Side of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
4. Left Side of Monument
Back of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
5. Back of Monument
Right Side of Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
6. Right Side of Monument
110th Pennsylvania Infantry Lines Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
7. 110th Pennsylvania Infantry Lines
Looking at the monument from along the avenue. The right flank marker stone is beside the road beyond the monument.
110th Pennsylvania Infantry Position from the Left Flank Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
8. 110th Pennsylvania Infantry Position from the Left Flank
Looking from the left flank marker stone back to the monument. The markers indicate the initial position of the regiment. The regiment relocated on the slopes of the "stony hill" seen in the right distance, as the fighting progressed.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,659 times since then and 134 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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