Army of the Potomac

Army of the Potomac (HM6XG)

Location: Fairfield, PA 17320 Adams County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 47.233', W 77° 22.145'

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July 6, 1863

First Corps marched from Gettysburg to Emmitsburg. Fifth Corps from Marsh Run to Moritz's Cross-Roads. Sixth Corps from Fairfield to Emmitsburg except the Third brigade, Second Division which in conjunction with the First Brigade, Second Cavalry Division was left at Fairfield to pursue the enemy. Eleventh Corps from Rock Creek to Emmitsburg. First cavalry division from Frederick to Williamsport and thence back to Jones's Cross-Roads. Third cavalry division and Second brigade, Second cavalry division from Boonsborough via Hagerstown and Williamsport to Jones's Cross-Roads. The First brigade, Second cavalry division from Emmitsburg to Fairfield and the Third brigade, Second cavalry division from Greenwood to Marion.
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HM NumberHM6XG
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 10:53pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297138 N 4406825
Decimal Degrees39.78721667, -77.36908333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.233', W 77° 22.145'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 13.98" N, 77° 22' 8.70" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17 E Main St, Fairfield PA 17320, US
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