Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1st Delaware Infantry
2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 2nd Corps
the 1st Reg.
2nd Brig. 3rd Div.
2nd Army Corps.
Erected by the state of
Delaware to commemorate
Erected 1885 by State of Delaware.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1863.
Location. 39° 48.874′ N, 77° 14.127′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Hancock Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Located next to the Brian Farm Buildings on Cemetery Ridge, at 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. John Page Nicholson (a few steps from this marker); Skirmish Line of 2nd Regiment Delaware Volunteers (a few steps from this marker); Pettigrew's Charge (a few steps from this marker); Second Corps (a few steps from this marker); 125th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 39th New York Infantry (Garibaldi Guards) (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General George G. Meade (within shouting distance of this marker). 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. 1st Delaware at Gettysburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 28, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,354 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 28, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.