Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Horse Artillery - Cavalry Corps
— Army of the Potomac —
Cavalry Corps Horse Artillery
Capt. James M. Robertson
9th Michigan Battery
Capt. Jabez J. Daniels
Capt. Joseph W. Martin
2d U.S. Batteries B and L
Lieut. Edward Heaton
2d U.S. Battery M
Lieut A.C.M. Pennington Jr.
Lieut. Samuel S. Elder
Casualties. Killed 2 men. Wounded 1 officer 5 men. Total 8.
Erected 1912 by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 3, 1863.
Location. 39° 48.47′ N, 77° 13.868′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Pleasonton Avenue, on the right when travelingTouch 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. Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery (a few steps from this marker); 1st Corps Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Sixth Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); J. Hummelbaugh Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Artillery Reserve (within shouting distance of this marker); Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st West Virginia Cavalry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); United States Battalion of Engineers (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 987 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.