46th Pennsylvania Infantry

46th Pennsylvania Infantry (HM8TH)

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

N 39° 48.915', W 77° 13.029'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 119 views
Inscription

1st Brigade, 1st Division

— 12th Corps —

(Front):
46th. Penna.
Infantry


July 2. The Regiment
constructed and held
these works until
evening when the
Division moved to
support the left of the
line. Returning in the
night the enemy was
found in the works. And
the Regiment was posted
in the open field in
the rear until the enemy
was driven out. When it
returned and held the
works until the close
of the battle.

1st. Brigade 1st. Division
12th Corps.

(Lower Plaque):July 3 1863 p.m. ordered to support the centre between General Meade's Headquarters and the fighting line and in reserve. After repulse of Longstreet's Assault returned to breastworks. July 4 a.m. reconnoitered toward Hanover returned through Gettysburg and encamped.

(Left Side):
Present at
Gettysburg 262.
Killed 2 men.
Wounded
1 officer 9 men.
Missing 1 man.

(Right Side):
Recruited in the
counties of Mifflin,
Allegheny, Lehigh,
Northampton, Dauphin,
Berks, Potter, Luzerne
& Northumberland.
Mustered in
Sept. 2, 1861.
Re-enlisted
Jany. 13, 1864.
Mustered out
July 16, 1865.

(Back):
Winchester
Cedar Mountain
Antietam
Chancellorsville
Gettysburg · Resaca
Cassville · Dallas
Pine Knob
Kulp's Farm
Peach Tree Creek
Atlanta
March to the Sea
Savannah · Averysboro
Bentonville
Durham Station
(Surrender)
Details
HM NumberHM8TH
Tags
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 2:42pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 310227 N 4409603
Decimal Degrees39.81525000, -77.21715000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.915', W 77° 13.029'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 54.90" N, 77° 13' 1.74" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-60 Slocum Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?