Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
10th New York Cavalry
2rd. Brig. 2nd. Div.
July 2nd. 1863 3 to 8 P.M.
Killed 2. Wounded 4.
Total Loss 9.
Erected 1888 by State of New York.
Location. 39° 49.35′ N, 77° 11.421′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hanover Road (Pennsylvania Route 116) 0.4 miles east of U.S. 15, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Second Cavalry Division (approx. 0.2 miles away); 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry (approx. half a mile away); Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Daniel Lady Farm (approx. 0.9 miles away); CSA Field Hospital (approx. one mile away); Jenkins's Brigade (approx. 1.1 miles away); Third Brigade (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battery M, Second U.S. Artillery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Stuart Strikes the Rear (approx. 1.2 miles away); First New Jersey Cavalry (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. 10th New York Cavalry. Regimental History. The 10th was posted to Gettysburg in 1862 for training and garrison duties. So the men were probably rather familiar with the ground the battle was fought over in 1863. (Submitted on July 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. A Brief History of the 10th New York Cavalry. by Ken Morris. (Submitted on July 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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