Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
26th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
On Cemetery Hill
July 2 and 3
Effective Strength 516
Wis. Vol. Inf.
To the Sea
Sept. 17, 1862
June 28, 1865
Killed in Action 128
Died of wounds 56
Died of disease 63
Erected 1888 by State of Wisconsin.
Location. 39° 50.603′ N, 77° 13.758′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Howard Avenue 0.2 miles from Carlisle Road (Pennsylvania Highway 34), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located 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. Second Brigade (a few steps from this marker); 75th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 82nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment 58th New York Infantry (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 119th New York Infantry (about 400 feet away); 157th New York Infantry (about 600 feet away); 107th Ohio Infantry (about 700 feet away); Eleventh Corps (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,503 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 7, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6. submitted on April 16, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.