Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
July 2, & 3. 1863
July 2, & 3, 1863
1st R.I. L.A.
Erected 1886 by State of Rhode Island.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.812′ 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 northeast of the Angle and High Water Mark area 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. 1st Company Massachusetts Sharpshooters (a few steps from this marker); Fourth Volunteer Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Twenty-Sixth North Carolina Regiment (a few steps from this marker); Battery K, 1st N.Y. Light Artillery (a few steps from this marker); Battlefield Landmarks - West and North Pettigrew and Trimble's Attack (a few steps from this marker); Cyclorama Focal Point (a few steps from this marker); 99th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,109 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 31, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.