Cumberland Township 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 memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.79′ N, 77° 14.145′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial 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); The Aftermath (within shouting distance of this marker); 72nd Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); Defining Moments (within shouting distance Death at the Wall (within shouting distance of this marker); Against All Odds (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,338 times since then and 54 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 Woodland Park, New Jersey.