Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
3rd Massachusetts Battery
5th Corps Artillery
— (Battery C, Massachusetts Light Artillery) —
5th Corps Art'y.
July 2, 1863.
Erected 1885 by State of Massachusetts.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 47.803′ N, 77° 14.286′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is at the intersection of Wheatfield Road and Crawford Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Wheatfield Road. Located on the north end of the "Valley of Death" near the John Weikert farm 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. 139th Pennsylvania Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Third Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 93rd Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 96th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); 62nd New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 102nd Pennsylvania InfantryBrigadier General Samuel Wiley Crawford (about 300 feet away); Third Division (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 3rd Massachusetts Light Art. Battery at Gettysburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,162 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 2, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.