14th (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M.

14th (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M. (HM81E)

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

N 39° 50.148', W 77° 15.177'

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(84th New York Volunteers)

— 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 1st Corps —

14th. (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M.
(84th. N.Y. Volunteers)
2nd. Brigade, 1st. Division, 1st. Corps.

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Here, in the forenoon, July 1st. 1863, the Regiment opened fire on A.P. Hill's Corps; afterwards charged successfully on Davis' Brigade at the railroad to the right and rear of this position, as indicated by a monument there; later had a running fight through Gettysburg to Culp's Hill, where at night, July 2nd, repulsed the advance of Johnson's Division of Ewell's Corps; then moved to the right to reinforce the 12th. Corps, as recorded on tablet in boulder to the right of the hill. It lost in the battle 13 killed, 105 wounded and 99 missing.
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HM NumberHM81E
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Year Placed1893
Placed ByState of New York
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:53pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307220 N 4411961
Decimal Degrees39.83580000, -77.25295000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.148', W 77° 15.177'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 8.88" N, 77° 15' 10.62" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 256 Stone-Meredith Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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