Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The State of Maryland proudly honors its sons who fought at Gettysburg in defense of the causes they held so dear.
1st Eastern Shore Infantry
1st Potomac Home Brigade Infantry
Co. A, Purnell Legion Cavalry
Battery A, 1st Artillery
2nd Artillery (Baltimore Light)
4th Artillery (Chesapeake)
Erected 1994 by State of Maryland.
Location. 39° 48.975′ N, 77° 13.946′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Taneytown Road (State Highway 134), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the south end of the old visitor center parking
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware (a few steps from this marker); 7th West Virginia Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); 3rd New York Independent Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Catherine Guinn Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); 6th Independent Battery, New York Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Massachusetts (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery G, Second U.S. Artillery (about 500 feet away); Lincoln Speech Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . . Maryland in the Civil War. A look at Maryland's role in the Confederacy. (Submitted on February 10, 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 February 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 700 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 2, 3. submitted on January 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 10, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 7. submitted on February 11, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.