Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
39th New York Infantry
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1863.
Location. 39° 48.171′ N, 77° 14.271′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Memorial is on United States Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Located north of the George Weikert Farm between Plum Run and 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. Battery I, Fifth U.S. Artillery (here, next to this marker); End of the Second Day (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dow's 6th Maine Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery G, 1st New York Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2nd Connecticut Light Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reverend Father William Corby, C.S.C. (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Volunteer Brigade2nd Battery New Jersey Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles 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. 39th New York at Gettysburg.
Also see . . . 39th 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 1,032 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.