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McConnellsburg in Fulton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, April 30, 2015
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription.  Three times occupied by Southern invaders, chiefly cavalry: June 19, 1863, by Gen. A.G. Jenkins; June 24-26, by Gen. G.H. Steuart; and June 29, after a brief clash with Union troops, by Gen. J.D. Imboden.
 
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 Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 19, 1926.
 
Location. 39° 55.725′ N, 77° 59.08′ W. Marker is in McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Way West and Horton Drive, on the right when traveling east on Lincoln Way West. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Connellsburg PA 17233, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pleasures of Roadside Dining (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Soldiers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Changing Main Street (approx. ¾ mile away); Traveling the Lincoln Highway
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By Mike Wintermantel, April 30, 2015
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
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(approx. ¾ mile away); George Diven (approx. 0.8 miles away); Fulton County Civil War, Spanish-American War, and World War I Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Fulton County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McConnellsburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 590 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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