141st Pennsylvania Infantry

141st Pennsylvania Infantry (HM8DQ)

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

N 39° 48.064', W 77° 14.928'

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1st Bigade, 1st Division, 3rd Corps

(Front):
Mustered in August and September 1862
Mustered out May 28, 1865
Recruited in Bradford, Susquehanna,
and Wayne Counties
Present at Gettysburg 9 offices and 200 men
Killed and died of wounds 1 officer 41 men, total 42
Wounded 5 officers 41 men, total 46
Captured or missing 21 men total 21
Total 149

(Left):July 2 occupied this position from 4 to 6 p.m. advanced and successfully resisted an attack on the 15th New York Light Artillery by the 2nd and 8 South Carolina Infantry. Afterwards retired changed front to the right and encountered a brigade composed of the 13,17, 18 & 21 Mississippi Infantry held them in check with great gallantry until outflanked. Retired firing by successive formations from the field.

(Back):
Total Enrollment 1040
Killed and died of wounds 6 officers 144 men, Total 150
Died of disease etc 3 Officers 88 men, Total 91
Wounded 23 officers 426 men, Total 449
Captured or missing 106 men, Total 106
Total casualties 796

(Right):
Fredericksburg - Cold Harbor
Chancellorsville - Petersburg
Gettysburg - Strawberry Plains
Auburn - Deep Bottom
Kellys Ford - Poplar Spring Church
Mine Run - Boydton Road
Wilderness - Hatcher's Run
Spotsylvania - Petersburg (Watkin's House)
North Anna - Amelia Springs
Totopotomoy - Appomattox
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HM NumberHM8DQ
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Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 1:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307478 N 4408097
Decimal Degrees39.80106667, -77.24880000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.064', W 77° 14.928'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 3.84" N, 77° 14' 55.68" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1160 Birney Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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