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14th Vermont Volunteers

 
 
14th Vermont Volunteers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. 14th Vermont Volunteers Monument
The Pennsylvania Memorial stands south of the 14th Vermont Monument.
Inscription.  
14th Vermont
Volunteers
Col. W.T. Nichols
Stannards's Brigade
July 2d & 3d 1863
19 killed 76 wounded

 
Erected 1899 by State of Vermont.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 48.529′ N, 77° 14.195′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on Hancock Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located beside the Vermont State Memorial 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. 16th Vermont Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Winfield Scott Hancock (within shouting distance of this marker); Third Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Vermont (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire - Berdan's Sharpshooters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 13th Vermont (about 300 feet
14th Vermont Volunteers Monument at sunset image. Click for full size.
By Henry T. McLin, August 9, 2011
2. 14th Vermont Volunteers Monument at sunset
Looking East. Pleasonton Avenue behind the monument.
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away); 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named 13th Vermont (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
 
Also see . . .  14th Vermont Infantry. Service history of the Regiment. (Submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Close Up of Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
3. Close Up of Inscription
14th Vermont Volunteers Position image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
4. 14th Vermont Volunteers Position
Looking from the Pennsylvania Memorial at the location of the monument (to the right) and toward the Codori farm. The 14th Vermont was posted just in front of the monument location, facing west on July 3.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2. submitted on August 9, 2011, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   4. submitted on April 15, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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