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27th Pennsylvania Volunteers

 
 
27th Pennsylvania Volunteers Monmuent image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
1. 27th Pennsylvania Volunteers Monmuent
Inscription. (Front):
27th Pa
Vol's

27th Reg't. Pa. Vol.
1st Brigade
2d Division
11th Corps
July 1st, 2nd, 3d
1863


(Back):
Mustered in
May 5th
1861

 
Erected 1884.
 
Location. 39° 50.106′ N, 77° 13.681′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Coster Avenue and North Stratton Street, on the right when traveling east on Coster Avenue. Touch for map. Located on an extension off Victor Street, locally named Coster Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Brigade (a few steps from this marker); The Coster Avenue Mural (a few steps from this marker); 154th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 134th Regiment New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Stevens Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Office of a President (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dwight D. Eisenhower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eddie Plank (1875-1926) (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Related markers.
Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
2. Front Inscription
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 27th Pennsylvania at Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .  27th Pennsylvania Volunteers. The regiment served from the early days of 1861 until June 1864. After the Gettysburg campaign, the regiment was transferred to Tennessee with the rest of the XIth Corps to fight around Chattanooga. (Submitted on September 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
3. Back of Monument
Monument Creator Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
4. Monument Creator Inscription
Located at the base of the monument.
Coster Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
5. Coster Avenue
From closest down are the 27th Pennsylvania Monument, Coster's Brigade tablet, the 154th New York Monument, and in the far corner a tablet for the 134th New York. Note the mural on the building wall behind the monuments.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,256 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 2, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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