Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
5th Connecticut Infantry
5th Conn. Infantry
July 2. & 3. 1863.
1st Brig. 1st Div.
Erected 1887 by State of Connecticut.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.949′ N, 77° 13.069′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Slocum Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Located on the lower crest of Culp's Hill 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. 3d Maryland Infantry (a few steps from this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 20th Connecticut Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); First Division (within shouting distance of this marker); 145th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 46th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 29th Pennsylvania Infantry 123rd New York Infantry (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 896 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.