Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
3rd Michigan Infantry
3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 3rd Corps
To her martyrs & Heroes
who fought in defense of
liberty and union
3rd Michigan Inftry 3rd Brig. 1st Div. 3rd Corps.
June 10th 1861.
First Bull Run
7 men killed, 3 officers and 28 men wounded, 7 men missing - Total 45.
Erected 1889 by State of Michigan.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is June 10, 1861.
Location. 39° 48.009′ N, 77° 14.956′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Birney Avenue, on the left when traveling westTouch 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. 3rd Maine Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 2d New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Peach Orchard Salient (about 300 feet away); 141st Pennsylvania Infantry (about 400 feet away); 68th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 400 feet away); Wofford's Brigade (about 400 feet away); Battery F, Pennsylvania Light Artillery (about 400 feet away); 15th New York Battery (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,118 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 28, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.