Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lt. Alonzo Cushing
Lt. A.H. Cushing
and his 4th U.S. Battery A
Col. R. Penn Smith
and his regiment
71st Pa. Vols.
Erected 1887 by The 71st Pennsylvania Volunteers.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.79′ N, 77° 14.145′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hancock Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Located at the "Angle" on Cemetery Ridge 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. Battery A, Fourth U.S. Artillery (here, next to this marker); Brigadier General Lewis Armistead, C.S.A. (a few steps from this marker); Artillery Brigade (a few steps from this marker); Pettigrew and Trimble's Attack (within shouting distance of this marker); Battlefield Landmarks - West and North (within shouting distance of this marker); 72nd Regiment Pennsylvania VolunteersCushing's Union Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); The High Water Mark (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,252 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 22, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on April 6, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.