Warren

Warren (HM9PB)

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

N 39° 47.551', W 77° 14.198'

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Led to this spot by his military sagacity on July 2, 1863
General Gouverneur Kemble Warren
Then Chief Engineer of the Army of the Potomac detected General Hood's flanking movement and by promptly assuming the responsibility of ordering troops to this place saved the key of the Union position.

Promoted for gallant services from the command of a regiment in 1861, through successive grades to the command of the 2nd Army Corps in 1863, and permanently assigned to that of the 5th Army Corps in 1864.
Major General Warren needs no eulogy
his name is enshrined in the hearts of his countrymen.
This statue is erected under the auspices of the veteran organization of his old regiment, the 5th New York Vols. Duryee Zouaves in memory of their beloved commander.
Dedicated August 8th 1888
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HM NumberHM9PB
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Year Placed1888
Placed ByVeterans of the 5th New York Volunteers
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Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 2:44pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308496 N 4407121
Decimal Degrees39.79251667, -77.23663333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.551', W 77° 14.198'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 33.06" N, 77° 14' 11.88" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3645 Sykes Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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