1st Maryland Regiment

1st Maryland Regiment (HM8TD)

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

N 39° 48.883', W 77° 13.003'

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Potomac Home Brigade

(Front):
1st Maryland
Regiment
Potomac Home
Brigade.
Vol. Infantry,
Col. Wm. P. Maulsey
Lockwood's Independent
Brigade
12th Corps
Maryland's Tribute
to her loyal sons

(Right):
July 2d reinforced
the left wing between
5 and 6 o'clock p.m.
charging under the
immediate direction
of Gen. Meade and
recapturing three
pieces of artillery
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July 3d engaged the
enemy at this point
from 5 to 6 o'clock a.m.
at 11 a.m. went to the
assistance of the
2d Div. 12th Corps.
engaging the enemy
there for about
four hours.

(Left):
Effective Strength 739
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Casualties
Killed 23, wounded 80
missing 1, total 104
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Organized at
Frederick, MD
from Aug. 15th to
Dec. 13th 1861.
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Principal Engagements
Maryland Heights, Md
Sept. 13th, 1862
Gettysburg, Pa.
July 2d-3d, 1863
Monocacy, Md
July 9th 1864.
and eight skirmishes
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Mustered out May 29th 1865.
Details
HM NumberHM8TD
Tags
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of Maryland
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 9:17am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 310262 N 4409543
Decimal Degrees39.81471667, -77.21671667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.883', W 77° 13.003'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 52.98" N, 77° 13' 0.18" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-60 Slocum Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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