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

5th New Hampshire Infantry Left Flank

 
 
5th New Hampshire Infantry Left Flank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
1. 5th New Hampshire Infantry Left Flank Marker
Inscription.
Left of Fifth New Hampshire
Volunteer Infantry
Left of Cross' Brigade
Left of Caldwell's Division
Left of 2d Army Corps

 
Erected 1886.
 
Location. 39° 47.682′ N, 77° 14.533′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Sykes Avenue and Ayers Road, on the right when traveling north on Sykes Avenue. Touch for map. Located between the Devils Den and Wheatfield sections of 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. 5th New Hampshire Infantry ( within shouting distance of this marker); 20th Regiment Indiana Volunteers ( within shouting distance of this marker); Seventeenth U.S. Infantry ( within shouting distance of this marker); Tenth U.S. Infantry ( within shouting distance of this marker); Eleventh U.S. Infantry ( within shouting distance of this marker); Seventh U.S. Infantry ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Second Brigade ( about 300 feet away); Twelfth U.S. Infantry ( about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
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5th New Hampshire Infantry Left Flank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
2. 5th New Hampshire Infantry Left Flank Marker
The marker denotes the left flank of the Federal II Corps elements engaged in the second phase of the fighting in the Wheatfield.
 The Wheatfield. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 912 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 4, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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