Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
123rd New York Infantry
1st Brigade, 1st Division
1st. Brigade 1st. Division
Chancellorsville Kulp's Farm
Gettysburg Chattahoochie River
Resaca Peach Tree Creek
New Hope Church Montieth's Swamp
Lost Mt. Savannah
Pine Hill Averysboro
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
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.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is August 1862.
Location. 39° 48.993′ N, 77° 13.092′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial 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 Volunteers111th 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 Cumberland Township.
Also see . . . 123rd New York Infantry. A history of the regiment. (Submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,256 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 10, 11. submitted on April 17, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.