Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Hampshire - Berdan's Sharpshooters
2d Brigade, 1st Division
— 3rd Corps —
Cos. E, 1st Reg, F & G, 2nd Reg.
Berdan's U.S. Sharpshooters.
2d Brig, 1st Div, 3d Corps.
July 3, 1863.
Erected 1886 by State of New Hampshire.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 48.484′ N, 77° 14.171′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is at the intersection of Hancock Avenue and Pleasonton Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Hancock Avenue. Located in near the Pennsylvania 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. 17th Maine Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Ninth Michigan Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Regular Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery C, Fourth U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 84th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this Pennsylvania Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery A, 1st New Jersey Artillery (about 300 feet away); 14th Vermont Volunteers (about 300 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 28, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,066 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 28, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on September 20, 2011, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania.