Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
14th (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M.
(84th New York Volunteers)
2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 1st Corps
(84th. N.Y. Volunteers)
2nd. Brigade, 1st. Division, 1st. Corps.
Erected 1893 by State of New York.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 1, 1804.
Location. 39° 50.148′ N, 77° 15.177′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Meredith Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Located near McPherson Barn in Gettysburg National Military Park. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Burns (a few steps from this marker); 95th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Brigade (about 400 feet away); 150th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 400 feet away); 24th Michigan Infantry Regiment (about 500 feet away); Archer's Brigade (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 14th Brooklyn Monuments at Gettysburg
Also see . . . A Regiment with many names. Fourteenth Militia; Brooklyn Phalanx; Brooklyn Chasseurs; Chasseurs a Pied - all names the Regiment was called by at one time or another. (Submitted on October 13, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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