Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
97th New York Infantry
2d Brigade, 2d Division
— 1st Corps —
Col. Chas. Wheelock,
of Boonville, N.Y.
in check here from
12.30, to 3 p.m.
July 1st 1863.
During this time
the field to the west.
Assisting in capturing
and securing flag
of 20th N.C.
and at Ziegler's Grove
Erected 1889 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 July 1, 1997.
Location. 39° 50.55′ N, 77° 14.548′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Doubleday Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Located on the Oak Ridge section in Gettysburg National Military 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. Second Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 11th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 83rd New York Infantry (9th Regiment N.Y.S.M.) (within shouting distance of this marker); 107th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Division (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 88th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 300 feet away); 16th Maine Infantry (about 400 feet away); 104th New York Infantry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Also see . . . 97th New York Infantry. Service history of the regiment. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 18, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,125 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 18, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.