Doles's Brigade

Doles's Brigade (HM76N)

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

N 39° 50.579', W 77° 13.933'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

Rodes's Division - Ewell's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Ewell's Corps Rodes's Division
Doles's Brigade

4th. 12th. 21st. 44th. Georgia Infantry

July 1 About 1 p.m. the Brigade formed line in the fields east of Oak Hill and skirmished with Union 2nd Brigade 1st Cavalry Division and aided Gordon's Brigade in dislodging the Union forces from Barlow Knoll and their line from thence to the Heidlersburg Road. Then joined Ramseur and others in their attack upon the rear of the First Corps which after a long struggle was compelled to retire from Seminary Ridge. The Brigades took many prisoners from the First and Eleventh Corps which it pursued to the southern borders of town.

July 2 Lay all day in the town on West Middle Street. After dark moved out to aid in a contemplated attack on Cemetery Hill.

July 3 In line with other brigades in the sunken road southwest of town.

July 4 On Seminary Ridge all day. At night began the march to Hagerstown.

Present 1369 - Killed 66 - Wounded 124 - Missing 31 - Total 241.
HM NumberHM76N
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 6:25am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309014 N 4412714
Decimal Degrees39.84298333, -77.23221667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.579', W 77° 13.933'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 34.74" N, 77° 13' 55.98" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200 Howard Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?