Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
93rd New York Infantry
Army of the Potomac,
July 2d and 3d, 1863.
Mustered out June 29th, 1865.
While in 2d. Brig, 3d. Div, 2d. Corps,
Wilderness - Petersburg
Spottsylvania - Deep Bottom
Po River - Poplar Spring Church
North Anna - Boydton Road
Cold Harbor - Sailors Creek
Erected 1890 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 November 7, 1861.
Location. 39° 48.877′ N, 77° 13.921′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is at the intersection of Taneytown Road (State Highway 134) and Hunt Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Taneytown Road. Located on a walking trail extending between Cemetery Ridge and Meade's Headquarters, near the Leister House, 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. Companies E and I (a few steps from this marker); Oneida New York CavalryLydia Leister Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Headquarters of Major General George G. Meade (within shouting distance of this marker); Eighth U.S. Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Independent Battery, New York Artillery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Headquarters of Brigadier General Henry Hunt (about 400 feet away); Catherine Guinn Farm (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Also see . . . 93rd New York Infantry Regiment. A history of the regiment's service. (Submitted on December 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,131 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on February 12, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on November 13, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 5. submitted on December 16, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.