7th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment

7th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment (HM81M)

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

N 39° 50.144', W 77° 15.233'

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Iron Brigade

(Front):
7th Wis. Vol. Inft'y
1st Brigade, 1st Div. 1st Corps.
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This monument marks one of the
advanced positions of the Regt in battle
July 1st 1863
It went into action with 370, and lost
Killed ——— 39.
Wounded ————103
Missing ————52
Total ———— 194

(Left Side)
List of Engagements
Cedar Mountain, Catletts Station, Rappahannock Station, Gainesville, 2nd Bull Run, South Mountain, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Fitzhugh's Crossing, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Haymarket, Mine Run, Wilderness, Spottsylvania, North Anna, Tolopotomy, Bethesda Church, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Weldon Railroad, Hatcher's Run, Gravelly Run, Five Forks, and Appomattox C.H.

Position of the Regt July 2. & 3. indicated
by stone marker on Culp's Hill.


(Right Side):
This Regt was mustered into the
U.S. service at Madison, Wis.,
Aug. 18, 1861 for 3 years.
Reenlisted Dec. 28. 1863.
Mustered out July 3rd 1865.
Having been in 25 battles.
Original strength 1029. Recruits 685.
casualties
Killed ———— 172.
Wounded ———— 761.
Died of Wounds ——— 100.
Died of Disease ——— 124.
Total ———— 1157.

Wisconsin Cherishes the Memory
of her Brave Sons.
Details
HM NumberHM81M
Tags
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of Wisconsin
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 9:53pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307139 N 4411956
Decimal Degrees39.83573333, -77.25388333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.144', W 77° 15.233'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 8.64" N, 77° 15' 13.98" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3683 Stone-Meredith Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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