Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Army of the Potomac
Brigadier General Robert O. Tyler
Captain James M. Robertson
Thirty Second Massachusetts Infantry Co. C. Captain Josiah C. Fuller
First Regular Brigade Captain Dunbar R. Ransom
First Volunteer Brigade Lieutenant Colonel Freeman McGilvery
Second Volunteer Brigade Captain Elijah D. Taft
Third Volunteer Brigade Captain James F. Huntington
Fourth Volunteer Brigade Captain Robert H. Fitzhugh
Fourth New Jersey (Seven Companies) Major Charles Ewing
Casualties: Killed 2 officers, 41 men; Wounded 15 officers, 172 men;
Captured or missing 12 men; Total 242.
Erected 1910 by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.46′ N, 77° 13.833′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams 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. Sixth Ohio Cavalry (a few steps from this marker); J. Hummelbaugh Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Corps Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1st West Virginia Cavalry (about 400 feet away); William Patterson Farm (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
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