Cumberland Township near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
147th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers
Pennsylvania Veteran Vols.
Night of July 1
12th Army Corps
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 1, 1632.
Location. 39° 47.67′ N, 77° 14.065′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. It is in Cumberland Township. Memorial is at the intersection of Sykes Avenue and Wheatfield Road, on the left when traveling north on Sykes Avenue. Located just north of Little Round Top 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. Little Round Top Rehabilitation (within shouting distance of this marker); Artillery Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 5th Maine Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2nd Rhode Island Volunteers (about 400 feet away); 121st New York Infantry (about 400 feet away); 98th Pennsylvania Infantry Fifth Corps (about 500 feet away); 7th Massachusetts Infantry (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Marker and Monuments for the 147th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Also see . . . 147th Pennsylvania Infantry. Service history of the Regiment. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2023. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,501 times since then and 132 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.