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Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 4th New Jersey Volunteers
Trail Guard Provost Guard 4th N.J. Vol's July 2-3, 1863. — Map (db m13333) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 77th New York Infantry — (Bemus Heights Battalion) — 3d Brigade, 2d Division, 6th Corps
(Front):77th New York Infantry, (Bemus Heights Battalion) 3d Brigade, 2d Division, 6th Corps. July 3d 1863. (Right):Mustered in at Saratoga Springs Nov. 23, 1861. Mustered out June 27, 1865. (Back):Participated in the campaigns of the Army of the Potomac. Fort Stevens Washington D.C. and Sheridan's Campaign of the Shenandoah Valley. (Left):Recruited in the counties of Saratoga, Essex and Fulton. — Map (db m17875) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Battery A, Maryland Light Artillery
(Front):Maryland's Tribute to her loyal sons Rigby's Maryland Battery A (Right):Losses in action Killed 5 - Wounded 18 - Missing 3. Total 26. Strength at Gettysburg Officers 4 - Enlisted men 102. (Left):Organized at Baltimore, Md. October 1861 Consolidated with Battery B, Maryland Light Artillery March 11, 1865. (Back):Principal Engagements Seven Days & Battles before Richmond Va. 1862 Cramptons Cap, Md. Sep. 14, 1862 Antietam, Md. Sep. 17, 1862 Fredericksburg, . . . — Map (db m17879) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Battery E, Pennsylvania Light Artillery
(Front):Battery E. (Knap's) Penna. Light Artillery (Front):Mustered in Oct. 1st 1861. Reenlisted Jan. 1864. Mustered out June 14th 1865. At 3:30 p.m. July 2d one gun was placed on Culp's Hill in the position marked by a monument, and was joined by two others at 5 p.m., when the three guns engaged the enemy's batteries on Benner's Hill. These guns were withdrawn when the infantry was ordered to the left and the Battery went into this position, where it remained until the close of . . . — Map (db m17886) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Battery M, 1st New York Light Artillery — 1st Division, 12th Corps
. . . — Map (db m17889) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 12th Corps Headquarters — Army of the Potomac
Army of the Potomac 12th. Corps Headquarters Major General Henry W. Slocum July 1, 2, 3, 4. 1863 Were located on Powers Hill 280 yards westerly — Map (db m17877) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry
(Front):21st Penna. Cavalry near this spot on June 26th 1863 fell Private George W. Sandoe an advance scout of a company of volunteer cavalry afterwards Co. B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry the first Union soldier killed at Gettysburg (Right):Organized at Harrisburg Pa. June 23 August 1, 1863 Mustered out Feb. 20, 1864 Total enrollment 1117 Killed Men 3 Captured Men 1 Died of disease Men 17 Total 21 (Left):Organized at Harrisburg Pa. Feb 1864 Mustered out July 8, 1865 total . . . — Map (db m17054) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry
(Front):21 Pa. Cav. Brev. Brig. General Wm. H. Boyd. Raised the first company of cavalry for the war, Co. C. 1st N.Y. [Lincoln] Cav. mustered July 19, 1861 promoted to col. 21st Pv. Cav. Aug. 20th 1863. Discharged Nov. 4th for wound received at Cold Harbor, Va. June 3rd 1864. Born July 14th 1825. Died Oct 7th 1887. (Back):Erected to the memory of the 21st Pa. V. Cavalry (182 Regt.) by the regimental association and friends. Dedicated Oct. 4th, 1894. Mustered June 23 1863. . . . — Map (db m17063) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 49th New York Infantry — 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division — 6th Corps
(Front):49th N.Y. Inf'y 3d Brig 2d Div 6th Corps (Back):Held this position July 3d 1863. Mustered in Aug. 26th 1861. Engaged in 30 battles Mustered out June 27th 1865. — Map (db m17850) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 7th Maine Infantry — 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division — 6th Corps
7th Maine Infantry 3rd Brig. 2nd Div. 6th Corps July 3d, 1863. — Map (db m17856) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 43rd New York Infantry — 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division — 6th Corps
(Front):43d New York Infantry, 3d Brig. 2d Div. 6th Corps. Arrived on field 4 p.m. July 2d 1863. Held this position from the morning of July 3d until close of battle. (Back):The State of New York erected this monument in honor of the Forty Third Reg't New York Infantry. Organized at Albany, N.Y. Mustered into the U.S. Service Sept. 22d 1861. Served with the 6th Corps Army of the Potomac throughout the war Mustered out June 27th 1865. Bore a part in the engagements of Yorktown. . . . — Map (db m17858) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Third Brigade — Second Division - Sixth Corps — Army of the Potomac
Army of the Potomac Sixth Corps Second Division Third Brigade Brig. Gen. Thomas H. Neill 7th Maine (6 cos.) 43d. 49th. 77th. New York 61st. Pennsylvania Infantry July 2 Arrived after a march of 33 miles from Manchester Md. and about 6 p.m. was detached from the Corps and ordered by Major Gen. G.G. Meade to hold Powers's Hill. Later was ordered by Major Gen. H.W. Slocum to support the front line but at midnight was ordered to Powers's Hill. July 3 The Brigade by order of Major Gen. Slocum . . . — Map (db m17865) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 61st Pennsylvania Infantry — 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division — 6th Corps
(Front):After a march of 37 miles reached the field about 4 p.m. July 2nd and moved to support of 12th Corps occupied this position from morning of July 3rd until close of battle. 61st. Penna. Infantry 3rd. Brig. 2nd. Div. 6th Corps. (Left):Extreme right of infantry of the Army. (Back):Mustered in August 1861 Re-enlisted Dec. 1863. to Feb. 1864 Mustered out June 28, 1865 Total enrollment - 1987 Total killed and mortally wounded 18 officers 214 enlisted men Wounded 28 . . . — Map (db m17866) HM
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