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

148th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry

1st Brigade, 1st Division

 

2nd Corps

 
148th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Position Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. 148th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Position Marker
The text is displayed on a trefoil, the symbol of Second Corps.
Inscription.
148th Regiment
Pennsylvania Infantry
1st Brigade. 1st Division. 2nd Corps
Occupied this position July 3 1863

 
Erected 1901.
 
Location. 39° 48.327′ N, 77° 14.09′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hancock Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the south part of Cemetery Ridge 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. First Division (a few steps from this marker); Battery E, 5th Massachusetts Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 15th Battery New York Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery B, First Pennsylvania Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery H, 3rd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 4th Pennsylvania Cavalry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 90th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (about 300 feet away); 88th Pennsylvania Volunteers Position (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Related markers.
148th Regiment Pennsylvania Position on July 3 Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
2. 148th Regiment Pennsylvania Position on July 3
After fighting in the Wheatfield on July 2, the 148th Pennsylvania was posted on the line a line here supporting artillery batteries.
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 148th Pennsylvania at Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Cemetery Ridge. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on February 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 148th Pennsylvania Infantry. Service record of the regiment. (Submitted on February 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,352 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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