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

18th Miss. Inf.

 
 
18th Miss. Inf. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 9, 2010
1. 18th Miss. Inf. Marker
Inscription.
In memory
18th Miss. Inf.
1861-1865

 
Location. 39° 49.133′ N, 77° 13.581′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Baltimore Pike and Slocum Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Gettysburg Military Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Thirty Third Massachusetts Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Cemetery Hill (about 500 feet away); Major General Henry Warner Slocum, U.S.V. (about 500 feet away); Stevens' Battery (about 500 feet away); 24th Regiment Michigan Volunteer Infantry (about 800 feet away); Battery L, 1st New York Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fifth New York Light Artillery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Second Volunteer Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
More about this marker. A privately commissioned memorial, the NPS refused permission for its installation on the battlefield. The Gettysburg Battlefield Museum allowed them to leave it at their site.
18th Miss. Inf. Marker location image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 9, 2010
2. 18th Miss. Inf. Marker location
The marker is just to the right of the flagpole. The vehicle is an M5 High-speed (Artillery) Tractor.

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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