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

July 1, 1863

 
 
July 1, 1863 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
1. July 1, 1863 Marker
Inscription.
General Reynolds
was the first
Union General
killed in the
Battle of Gettysburg.
He was carried by
aides to this house.

 
Location. 39° 49.253′ N, 77° 14.014′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Steinwehr Avenue (U.S. 15) near Queen Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 237 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 55th Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 73rd Ohio Infantry (about 300 feet away); Second Brigade (about 400 feet away); "The Great Peace Jubilee" (about 400 feet away); Continuing a Tradition: Freemasonry at Gettysburg (about 400 feet away); Gold Star Mothers Memorial (about 400 feet away); A Tale of Two Brothers (about 400 feet away); Culp Brothers Memorial (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of John Fulton Reynolds. (Submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
July 1, 1863 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
2. July 1, 1863 Marker
July 1, 1863 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
3. July 1, 1863 Marker
Marker in Gettysburg image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
4. Marker in Gettysburg
Marker in Gettysburg image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2014
5. Marker in Gettysburg
The marker can be seen next to the left doorway.
Civil War Building Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
6. Civil War Building Plaque
This second plaque on the building indicates that it was present during the Battle of Gettysburg.
Reynolds Death Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2013
7. Reynolds Death Monument
This monument on nearby McPherson Ridge marks the site where Gen. Reynolds was killed.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   6, 7. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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