Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
123rd New York Infantry
1st Brigade, 1st Division
— 12th Corps —
1st. Brigade 1st. Division
Chancellorsville • Kulp's Farm
Gettysburg • Chattahoochie River
Resaca • Peach Tree Creek
Cassville • Atlanta
New Hope Church • Montieth's Swamp
Lost Mt. • Savannah
Pine Hill • Averysboro
Kennesaw • Bentonville
July 2: Advanced to this line and built a heavy breastwork of logs. At about 6 p.m. moved to support the left near Little Round Top; Returning in the
July 3: At about 11 a.m. made a charge and recovered these works; About 4 p.m. moved to support line then repelled Pickett's Charge; A little later had a sharp skirmish in front of this line; At night repelled an attack with heavy loss to the enemy.
July 4: Made reconnaissance around Wolf Hill and through Gettysburg over the Hanover Road.
12th and 20th Corps
About 100 yards in front
of the line of works, a marker
indicates the position
occupied by the skirmishers
of this Regiment on
the afternoon of July 3.
Erected 1888 by State of New York.
Location. 39° 48.993′ N, 77° 13.092′ 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. 2nd Maryland Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 29th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 20th Connecticut Volunteers (within shouting distance 111th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); First Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Twelfth Corps (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. Culp's Hill. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. 123rd New York Infantry. A history of the regiment. (Submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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