Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
150th New York Infantry
New York Infantry
Charged to this point
July 2nd 1863,
about 8 p.m.
and drew off
three abandoned guns
of Bigelow's Battery.
Erected 1889 by State of New York.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1868.
Location. 39° 48.098′ N, 77° 14.549′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on United States Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Located at the Trostle 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. Ninth Massachusetts Battery (a few steps from this marker); Bigelow's Desperate Stand (within shouting distance of this marker); 3d Corps Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Sickles (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); End of the Second Day2nd Position of 118th Pennsylvania Volunteers (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Ninth Massachusetts Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brevet Major General Samuel Zook (approx. ¼ mile 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. 150th New York at Gettysburg.
Also see . . . 150th New York Infantry. Service history of the Regiment. (Submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,162 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.