5th Wisconsin Volunteers

5th Wisconsin Volunteers (HM6EK)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 46.988', W 77° 13.633'

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(Front Inscription):
5th Wis. Vol.
Gettysburg July 2, 3, 4, 5
3d Brig. (Russells')
1st Div. 6th Corps.
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War Losses
174 Killed 548 Wounded
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Col. Amasa Cobb 1861-2.
Col. T.S. Allen 1863-4-5


(Back Inscription):
This regiment moved from the centre to this point early July 3rd to resist threatened attack on this flank. Moved hastily back in the afternoon to assist in repelling attack on the centre, and later took position on the crest of big round top.
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HM NumberHM6EK
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Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of Wisconsin
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 7:00am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309276 N 4406060
Decimal Degrees39.78313333, -77.22721667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.988', W 77° 13.633'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 59.28" N, 77° 13' 37.98" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7580 Howe Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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