5th Ohio Infantry

5th Ohio Infantry (HM8ZM)

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

N 39° 48.974', W 77° 13.22'

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1st Brigade

— 2nd Division 12th Corps —

(Front):
Boy's Keep the Colors Up
5th Ohio Infantry
1st Brigade
2nd Division 12th Corps
Erected by the State of Ohio

(Right):
5th Ohio Infantry
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Gettysburg
July 1.2.3. 1863
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Present for duty 315.
Killed 2
Wounded 6
Total Loss 18
Cincinnati Regiment

(Left):
5th Ohio Infantry
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Arriving in position at 5 p.m. July 1. Was detached and held extreme left of line on north side of Little Round Top.

Morning of July 2 moved to Culp's Hill and at evening moved as far as Rock Creek to reenforce the left. Returned to Culp's Hill during the night and on morning of July 3 was engaged where this monument stands until 11 a.m. in repulsing the enemy and retaking the Union works.
Cincinnati Regiment

(Back):
5th Ohio Infantry
Organized June 21, 1861
Mustered out July 26, 1865
Principal Engagements
Blue's Gap
Winchester-1862
Lewiston-Near Port Republic
Cedar Mountain
Antietam
Dumfries
Chancellorsville
Gettysburg
Wauhatchie
Lookout Mountain
Rocky Face
Resaca
New Hope Church
Little Kenesaw
Peach Tree Creek
Atlanta
Savannah
Carolina Campaign

5th Ohio Infantry
1st Brigade
2nd Division 12th Corps
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HM NumberHM8ZM
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Year Placed1887
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 4:06pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309957 N 4409719
Decimal Degrees39.81623333, -77.22033333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.974', W 77° 13.22'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 58.44" N, 77° 13' 13.20" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-35 Geary Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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