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75th Pennslyvania Volunteers

 
 
75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. 75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument
Inscription.
In memoriam
of our
comrades

75th P.V.

 
Erected 1886 by Survivors of the 75th Pennsylvania Infantry.
 
Location. 39° 49.285′ N, 77° 13.828′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Baltimore Pike (State Highway 97), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located at the north entrance to the Gettysburg National Cemetery. 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. Major General John Reynolds (a few steps from this marker); The American Legion Tablet (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers' National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Army of the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Brian Scott, September 22, 2015
2. 75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument
75th Pennsylvania at Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. East Cemetery Hill. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on March 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 75th Pennslyvania Volunteers. Service history of the regiment. (Submitted on March 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Brian Scott, September 22, 2015
3. 75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument
75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
4. 75th Pennslyvania Volunteers Monument
75th Pennslyvania Position Photo, Click for full size
By Craig Swain, April 4, 2009
5. 75th Pennslyvania Position
On July 2 and 3, the regiment occupied a position on the north side of Cemetery Hill, facing toward the town of Gettysburg, in what is today the National Cemetery. In this view, the monument stands along the National Cemetery drive on the right.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 631 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2, 3. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   5. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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