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Cumberland Township near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

67th New York Infantry

1st Brigade

— 3rd Division, 6th Corps —

 
 
67th New York Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
1. 67th New York Infantry Monument
Atop the monument is a cross, the symbol of the VI Corps. Below it is the State Seal of New York and a relief.
Inscription.  
(Front):
1st
Long Island
Volunteers

67th N.Y. Inf'y
1st Brig.
3d Div. 6th Corps.

(Back):
Held this
position July 3d;
then moved
double quick to
left centre to resist
Confederate charge
upon our batteries

(Left):
Engaged
in 23 battles;
Army
of the Potomac.
Gettysburg,
July 2d-3d 1863.

(Right):
Accepted and
mustered in as
U.S. Volunteers
June 20, 1861.
Mustered out
July 4, 1864.
320 re-enlisted
veterans served
through the war.

 
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1888 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 3, 1863.
 
Location. 39° 49.063′ N, 77° 13.184′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. It is in Cumberland Township. Memorial is on Slocum Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Located between the lower and upper 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. First Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 23d Pennsylvania Volunteers (a few steps from this marker); 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 137th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 29th Ohio Infantry
"It is over" image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
2. "It is over"
Relief on the front of the monument. The soldier is depicted with his weapon reversed. Behind him on the field are various debris of battle including a broken musket and busted drum.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Second Division (within shouting distance of this marker); 65th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 122nd New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. A Brief History of the 67th New York Volunteer Infantry. (Submitted on December 1, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. 67th New York Infantry. A regimental history. (Submitted on December 1, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
3. Back of Monument
Left Side of Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
4. Left Side of Monument
Right Side of Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
5. Right Side of Monument
State Seal on Front of Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
6. State Seal on Front of Monument
67th New York Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
7. 67th New York Infantry Monument
As seen from Slocum Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2023. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,159 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 1, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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