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A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster

“Corbit's Charge”

 

—June 29, 1863 —

 
A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 25, 2018
1. A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster Marker
Inscription.
A Final Tribute
Battle of Westminster
"Corbit's Charge"
June 29, 1863


The City of Westminster and the citizens of Carroll County proudly honor the brave men of the 1st Delaware Cavalry and the Vanguard of General J.E.B. Stuart's cavalry who fought and died in this engagement during the Gettysburg Campaign. We commend the citizens of Westminster for selflessly opening their hearts and homes to care for the wounded.

The Mayor and Common Council of Westminster and the County Commissioners of Carroll County, Maryland

2006

 
Erected 2006 by The Mayor and Common Council of Westminster and the County Commissioners of Carroll County, Maryland.
 
Location. 39° 34.28′ N, 76° 59.353′ W. Marker is in Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Court Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westminster MD 21157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Final Tribute (a few steps from this marker); Divided Loyalties (within shouting distance of this marker); Army of the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); Carroll County Vietnam Veterans Memorial
A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 25, 2018
2. A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Army of the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); Aftermath of Battle (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Gateway (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Corbit's Charge (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westminster.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 25, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 25, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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