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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gettysburg Campaign

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, April 2, 2010
1. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Inscription. Gen. J.E.B. Stuart's southern cavalry arrived July 1, 1863, by Dover and Dillsburg. Finding Ewell had left the day before, Stuart burned the U.S. Barracks and left for Gettysburg, where the battle had begun.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gettysburg Campaign marker series.
 
Location. 40° 11.71′ N, 77° 10.074′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 74 just from Valley Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indian Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Carlisle Indian Industrial School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Private First Class Willard Dominick (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sergeant First Class Randall D. Shughart (approx. 0.9 miles away); HESCO in Afghanistan (approx. one mile away); HESCO at Home (approx. one mile away); Hesco Barriers (approx. one mile away); HESCO in Iraq (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 16, 2015
2. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
Gettysburg Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 16, 2010
3. Gettysburg Campaign Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 880 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on March 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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