29th Pennsylvania Infantry

29th Pennsylvania Infantry (HM8VA)

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

N 39° 48.988', W 77° 13.104'

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2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 12th Corps

(Front):
July 2. Position of the Regiment. at 7 p.m.
the Brigade was withdrawn, and on returning
during the night found the enemy in these works
the Regiment took position in rear of this line
with its right as indicated by the tablet
erected to the left and rear; and from there
a charge of the enemy at day light of the 3rd
was repulsed after a contest of over seven hours
in which the regiment participated it reoccupied and
held the works until the close of the battle.

(Left):
Recruited in Philadelphia
Mustered in July 1861.
Re-enlisted Dec. 8, 1863.
Mustered out July 17, 1865.

(Right):
Present at Gettysburg, 485
Killed 15
Wounded 43
Captured or Missing 8
Details
HM NumberHM8VA
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Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 12:40am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 310123 N 4409741
Decimal Degrees39.81646667, -77.21840000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.988', W 77° 13.104'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 59.28" N, 77° 13' 6.24" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 150-198 Slocum Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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