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

66th New York Infantry

3rd Brigade, 1st Division

 

2nd Corps

 
66th New York Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
1. 66th New York Infantry Monument
Near the top is the trefoil of Second Corps. At the base is the state seal of New York.
Inscription.
66th New York
Infantry;
3rd Brigade,
1st Division,
2nd Corps.
July 2, 1863.
6 p.m.
Casualties:
5 killed,
29 wounded.
10 missing.

 
Erected 1889 by State of New York.
 
Location. 39° 47.835′ N, 77° 14.703′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Sickles Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located near the "Loop" on Stony Hill 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. Third Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 5th Michigan Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Field Hospital of the 32nd Massachusetts Infantry (a few steps from this marker); The Irish Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 52nd New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 28th Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 140th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Wheatfield. National
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
2. Back of Monument
"Peace and Unity." The relief depicts a Federal soldier sharing his canteen with a Confederate.
Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 66th New York Infantry. Service history of the regiment. (Submitted on January 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
66th New York Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
3. 66th New York Infantry Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 880 times since then and 124 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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