Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Hampshire - Berdan's Sharpshooters
2d Brigade, 1st Division
—3rd Corps —
Cos. E, 1st Reg, F & G, 2nd Reg.
Berdan's U.S. Sharpshooters.
2d Brig, 1st Div, 3d Corps.
July 3, 1863.
Erected 1886 by State of New Hampshire.
Location. 39° 48.484′ N, 77° 14.171′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Hancock Avenue and Pleasonton Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Hancock Avenue. Touch for map. Located in near the Pennsylvania Memorial on Cemetery Ridge 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. 17th Maine Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Ninth Michigan Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Regular Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery C, Fourth U.S. Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); 84th Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery A, 1st New Jersey Artillery (about 300 feet away); 14th Vermont Volunteers (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . . High Water Mark. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on February 28, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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