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

4th Maine Regiment

 
 
4th Maine Regiment Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. 4th Maine Regiment Marker
The top section of the marker forms a diamond, the symbol of Third Corps.
Inscription. (Right):
July 3 in support here
Captain Edwin Libby
In Command

(Left):
July 2 engaged at Devils Den
Colonel Elijah Walker
in command wounded

 
Erected 1889 by State of Maine.
 
Location. 39° 48.749′ N, 77° 14.118′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hancock Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located opposite the "Copse of Trees" on 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. Battery B, 1st Rhode Island Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 106th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd Maine Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); First New York Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); High Water Mark (within shouting distance of this marker); First Pennsylvania Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Landmarks - South and West (within shouting distance of this marker); Pickett's Charge (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
Right Side of Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
2. Right Side of Marker
 High Water Mark. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on February 16, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Left Side of Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
3. Left Side of Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 922 times since then and 81 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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