Cumberland Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
J. Hummelbaugh Farm
Civil War Hospital
● First & ♣ Second Corps
July 2-3, 1863
Erected 1983 by The Hospital and Healthsystem Assoc. of PA & HG-AC.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is July 2, 1917.
Location. 39° 48.473′ N, 77° 13.834′ W. Marker is in Cumberland Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Taneytown Road (Pennsylvania Route 134) near Pleasonton Avenue, on the right when traveling south. 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. Sixth Ohio Cavalry (here, next to this marker); Artillery Reserve (within shouting distance of this marker); Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st West Virginia Cavalry 1st Corps Headquarters (about 300 feet away); United States Battalion of Engineers (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 685 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 10, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 14, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.