Francis Channing Barlow

Francis Channing Barlow (HM7BI)

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

N 39° 50.726', W 77° 13.586'

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Major General U.S. Vols.

— 1834 - 1896 —

In command of
First Division Eleventh Army Corps
at Gettysburg
July 1, 1863.

Private Twelfth New York Militia April 29, 1861; First Lieut. May 2, 1861; honorably mustered out August 5, 1861.

Lieut.-Colonel Sixty-First New York Infantry November 9, 1861; Colonel April 14, 1862; Brigadier-General U.S. Vols. Sept. 19, 1862; Major-General U.S. Vols. May 26, 1865. Resigned November 16, 1865.

Commanding Sixty-First New York Infantry at Yorktown, Fair Oaks and the Seven Days Battles; Sixty-First and Sixty-Fourth at Antietam; Second Brigade, Second Division, Howard's Corps at Chancellorsville; First Division, Hancock's Corps, at the WiIderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor and Petersburg, and Second Division, Hancock's Corps, at Appomattox.

Wounded severely at Antietam and Gettysburg.

Brevetted Major-General Volunteers August 1, 1864 "for highly meritorious conduct throughout the campaign, and particularly for gallant and good conduct while leading his division in the assault on the enemy's works at Spotsylvania, May 12, 1864.
HM NumberHM7BI
Year Placed1922
Placed ByState of New York
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 8:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309515 N 4412973
Decimal Degrees39.84543333, -77.22643333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.726', W 77° 13.586'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 43.56" N, 77° 13' 35.16" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1365 Howard Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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