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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

150th New York Infantry

 
 
150th New York Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
1. 150th New York Infantry Marker
Inscription.  (Plaque):
150th
New York Infantry
of
Lockwood's Brigade,
1st Division,
12th Corps.
Charged to this point
on
July 2nd 1863,
about 8 p.m.
and drew off
three abandoned guns
of Bigelow's Battery.

(Back):
Monument
on
Culp's Hill

 
Erected 1889 by State of New York.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 48.098′ N, 77° 14.549′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker 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,
Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
2. Plaque
measured in a direct line); End of the Second Day (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd 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 Gettysburg.
 
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.) 
 
Back of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
3. Back of Marker
The Trostle Farm Position image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
4. The Trostle Farm Position
Standing between the Trostle barn and house is the monument for the 2nd Position, 9th Massachusetts Artillery and a position marker for the 150th New York Infantry. A 12-pounder Napoleon represents the battery at this location. The gun is registry number 90, produced by Henry N. Hooper, of Boston, Massachusetts, in 1863.
150th New York Infantry Marker in Front of the Trostle House image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, February 21, 2009
5. 150th New York Infantry Marker in Front of the Trostle House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,137 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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