Near Fairfield in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sixth Regiment U.S. Cavalry
temporary field hospitals of
the Regiment on July 3rd 1863
Brought into action 400.
Erected by the survivors 1909.
Erected 1909 by Survivors of the Sixth U.S. Cavalry.
Location. 39° 49.715′ N, 77° 22.123′ W. Marker is near Fairfield, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Carrolls Tract Road (County Route 3011) and Knox Road, on the right when traveling south on Carrolls Tract Road. Touch for map. Located in front of the Marshall House (mentioned on the tablet). Marker is at or near this postal address: 1050 Carrolls Tract Road, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jones's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hugh Culbertson Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson's Brigade (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lower Marsh Creek Church (approx. 2.8 miles away); Major Samuel S. Starr (approx. 2.8 miles away); Field Hospital (approx. 2.8 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 2.9 miles away); Fairfield (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
Also see . . . Battle of Fairfield. From Gettysburg Daily: Civil War authors J.D. Petruzzi Steve Stanley tour the Battle of Fairfield (Third of a three part series). (Submitted on January 31, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
The correct address is 1050 Carrolls Tract RD Gettysburg.
— Submitted December 6, 2010, by Kevin Bream of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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