Cumberland Township near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
virtues of the three
They fought and died for their convictions, performing their duty as they understood it.
1st Tennessee - Killed 6 - Wounded 67 - Wounded and Missing 1 - Missing 104
7th Tennessee - Killed 5 - Wounded 26 - Wounded and Missing 20 - Missing 60
14th Tennessee - Killed 5 - Wounded 25 - Wounded and Missing 16 - Missing 81
Total - Killed 16 - Wounded 118 - Wounded and Missing 37 - Missing 245
Present June 30, 1863:
1st Tennessee Prov. 29 officers, 238 men = 267
7th Tennessee 33 officers, 243 men = 276
14th Tennessee 25 officers, 207 men = 232
Erected 1982 by State of Tennessee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is June 30, 1863.
Location. 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. Pettigrew's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieut. General Ambrose P. Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Graham's Battery - Poague's Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); Wyatt's Battery - Poague's Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); Davis's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Wingfield's Battery - Lane's Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The War for Memory (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
More about this marker. While erected under the auspices of the State of Tennessee, this memorial was financed entirely by donations, making it a rarity at Gettysburg and other Civil War battlefields.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2023. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 837 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on August 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 5. submitted on March 27, 2020, by Brian Dillon of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.