Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Major General Sickles
July 2, 1863
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° 48.152′ N, 77° 14.566′ 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. Bigelow's Desperate Stand (within shouting distance of this marker); 3d Corps Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Ninth Massachusetts Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 150th New York Infantry (about 300 feet away); End of the Second Day (approx. 0.2 miles away); Second Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Artillery Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); 7th New Jersey Volunteers (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Also see . . . The Sickles' Witness Tree(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 1,124 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.