Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
24th Regiment Michigan Volunteer Infantry
Michigan Volunteer Infantry
of the 496 men who went into
battle on July 1, 1863, 99 answered
roll call here on the morning
of July 2-3, 1863
Erected by State of Michigan.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 1, 1863.
Location. 39° 49.174′ N, 77° 13.426′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is at the intersection of Slocum Avenue and Williams Avenue on Slocum Avenue. Located on the Stevens Knoll section of the Gettysburg National Battlefield 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. 7th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Stevens' Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Henry Warner Slocum, U.S.V. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Cemetery Hill (about 300 feet away); 2nd Wisconsin Regiment (about 400 feet away); 6th Wisconsin RegimentThe Thirty Third Massachusetts Infantry (about 700 feet away); 18th Miss. Inf. (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 24th Michigan Infantry Markers and Monuments.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,107 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.