Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
United States Army Tank Corps
Captain Dwight D. Eisenhower
This living testiment is a tribute of the affection and high esteem of his 1918 Tank Corps comrades.
Dedicated August 23, 1954
World Wars Tank Corps Association
Erected 1954 by World Wars Tank Corps Association.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1849.
Location. 39° 48.892′ N, 77° 14.253′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Emmitsburg Road (Business U.S. 15), on the right when traveling north. Located in front of Cemetery 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. 8th Ohio Infantry (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Colt (about 600 feet away); "The Isolated and Advanced Position" of the 8th Ohio Infantry (about 600 feet away); Skirmish Line of 2nd Regiment Delaware Volunteers (about 600 feet away); The Medal of Honor at Gettysburg (about 600 feet away); Pettigrew's Charge (about 600 feet away); 11th Mississippi Infantry Regiment (about 600 feet away); 1st Delaware Infantry (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,441 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.