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

122nd New York Infantry

1st Brigade, 3rd Division

 

6th Army Corps.

 
122nd New York Infantry Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
1. 122nd New York Infantry Monument
Inscription. (Front):
122nd. N.Y. Inf'y.
6th Army Corps.
(On the other facing of the "cap"):
1st Brigade
3rd Division

(Back):
Assisted in
repulsing the attack
on the morning of
July 3, 1863,
Loss
Killed 10;
Wounded 34.

(Right):
Organized
Onondaga Co.
New York,
Mustered into service
at Syracuse, N.Y.
August 28, 1863,
Service continuously
with the
Sixth Corps
until the close
of the war.

 
Erected 1888 by State of New York.
 
Location. 39° 49.071′ N, 77° 13.16′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Slocum Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located between the lower and upper crest of Culp's Hill 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. 149th New York Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 29th Ohio Infantry (a few steps from this marker); 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade
Back Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
2. Back Inscription
(within shouting distance of this marker); 65th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 147th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 137th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 67th New York Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Culp's Hill. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. 122nd New York Infantry. Reenactor web site with additional information about the "original" 122nd New York Infantry. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

3. 122nd New York Infantry. A history of the Regiment detailing service record. (Submitted on November 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Right Side Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
3. Right Side Inscription
State Seal Disk on Front image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
4. State Seal Disk on Front
122nd and 149th New York Infantry Monuments image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
5. 122nd and 149th New York Infantry Monuments
Two New York Regimental markers stand side by side on an outcropping in the saddle between upper and lower slopes of Culp's Hill. The 122nd is on the right, and the 149th is on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,233 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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