49th Pennsylvania Infantry

49th Pennsylvania Infantry (HM6EW)

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

N 39° 46.994', W 77° 13.66'

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3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 6th Corps

49th Penna. Infantry
3rd Brig. 1st Div. 6th Corps

This regiment made a continuous march from Manchester, MD, arriving on the field the afternoon of July 2. Occupied this position in reserve from the morning of the 3rd until the enemy's assault in the afternoon when it moved to support centre. Thence to Round Top.
Organized September 14, 1861
Re-enlisted December 24, 1863.
Mustered out July 15, 1865
Total enrollment 1400.
Killed in action 91.
Died of wounds 58.
Died of disease 173
Wounded 333.
Captured or missing 74
Total losses 729.

Seven Days
Marye's Heights
Salem Heights
Rappahannock Station
Mine Run
North Anna
Cold Harbor
Petersburg (Assault)
Sailor's Creek

in the counties of
Centre, Chester, Huntingdon
Mifflin and Juniata
HM NumberHM6EW
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 8:45pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309238 N 4406072
Decimal Degrees39.78323333, -77.22766667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.994', W 77° 13.66'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 59.64" N, 77° 13' 39.60" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13616 Howe Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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