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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, April 2, 2010
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription.  Gen. J.E.B. Stuart's southern cavalry arrived July 1, 1863, by Dover and Dillsburg. Finding Ewell had left the day before, Stuart burned the U.S. Barracks and left for Gettysburg, where the battle had begun.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Gettysburg Campaign, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists.
 
Location. 40° 11.71′ N, 77° 10.074′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 74 just from Valley Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seven Gables Park (approx. half a mile away); 500 U.S. Soldiers of the Civil War are Here Interred (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ashland Soldiers' Lot (approx. 0.6 miles away); 80th Infantry (approx. 0.7 miles away); 88th Infantry (approx.
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 16, 2015
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
0.7 miles away); 44th Bomb Group (Heavy) (approx. 0.7 miles away); Traditions Field (approx. 0.7 miles away); Integrity (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 16, 2010
3. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,062 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on March 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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