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

6th Wisconsin Regiment

 
 
6th Wisconsin Regiment Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 4, 2009
1. 6th Wisconsin Regiment Marker
Inscription.  
6th Wis. Regt
July 2nd & 3rd
1863

 
Erected 1888.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 49.21′ N, 77° 13.295′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Culp's Hill Loop, on the right when traveling south. Located at the upper crest of Culp's Hill 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. 2nd Wisconsin Regiment (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battlefield Landmarks - South and West (about 300 feet away); Battlefield Landmarks - North and West (about 300 feet away); 7th Indiana Infantry (about 300 feet away); Battery K, Fifth U.S. Artillery (about 400 feet away); 76th New York Infantry (about 400 feet away); 95th New York Infantry (about 400 feet away); Defense of Culp's Hill (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
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6th Wisconsin Regiment Marker From the Road image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 4, 2009
2. 6th Wisconsin Regiment Marker From the Road
In front of the marker are traces of earthworks used in the battle.
for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 6th Wisconsin at Gettysburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 914 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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