Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
2nd Regiment Delaware Infantry
4th Brigade, 1st Division
— 2nd Corps —
the 2nd Reg.
4th Brig. 1st Div.
2nd Army Corps.
Erected by the State of
Delaware to commemorate
the gallantry of
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° 47.691′ N, 77° 14.819′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Brooke Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located in the Rose Woods 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. 64th New York Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Fourth Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Semmes's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 53rd Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 27th Regiment Connecticut Volunteers Position (within shouting distance of this marker); 27th Connecticut Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 145th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kershaw's Brigade (about 300 feet away). 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. The 2nd Delaware at Gettysburg.
Also see . . . The "Crazy Delawares". A short history of the regiment. (Submitted on January 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,046 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.