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

Fifth Army Corps

 
 
Fifth Army Corps Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. Fifth Army Corps Marker
Inscription.
Fifth
Army
Corps
arrived on the field from
Hanover 5 p.m.
via Bonaughtown July 2 1863
Headquarters
July 2-3-4-5

 
Erected 1898.
 
Location. 39° 47.839′ N, 77° 14.064′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Sedgwick Avenue, on the right 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. 5th Corps Headquarters (a few steps from this marker); 37th Massachusetts Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Co. H. 1st Pennsylvania Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); First Division (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Corps Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 10th Massachusetts Infantry (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .  Cemetery Ridge. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on February 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Close Up of Inscription Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
2. Close Up of Inscription
 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Fifth Army Corps Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2010
3. Fifth Army Corps Marker
Fifth Corps Headquarters Markers Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
4. Fifth Corps Headquarters Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 658 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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