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27th Pennsylvania Volunteers

 
 
27th Pennsylvania Volunteers Monmuent image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
1. 27th Pennsylvania Volunteers Monmuent
Inscription.  (Front):
27th Pa
Vol's

27th Reg't. Pa. Vol.
1st Brigade
2d Division
11th Corps
July 1st, 2nd, 3d
1863


(Back):
Mustered in
May 5th
1861

 
Erected 1884.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1638.
 
Location. 39° 50.106′ N, 77° 13.681′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Coster Avenue and North Stratton Street, on the right when traveling east on Coster Avenue. Located on an extension off Victor Street, locally named Coster Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Brigade (a few steps from this marker); The Coster Avenue Mural (a few steps from this marker); 154th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 134th Regiment New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain James A. Thompson '40
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Stevens Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Office of a President (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dwight D. Eisenhower (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 27th Pennsylvania at Gettysburg.
 
Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
2. Front Inscription
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
3. Back of Monument
Monument Creator Inscription image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
4. Monument Creator Inscription
Located at the base of the monument.
Coster Avenue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
5. Coster Avenue
From closest down are the 27th Pennsylvania Monument, Coster's Brigade tablet, the 154th New York Monument, and in the far corner a tablet for the 134th New York. Note the mural on the building wall behind the monuments.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,467 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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