Fourteenth U.S. Infantry

Fourteenth U.S. Infantry (HM9T0)

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

N 39° 47.641', W 77° 14.445'

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First Brigade - Second Division - Fifth Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Fifth Corps
Second Division First Brigade
Fourteenth U.S. Infantry

Eight Companies
Captain Crotius R. Giddings Commanding

July 2 Arrived in the morning and took position with the Brigade and Division near the Twelfth Corps on the right. Moved with the Division from the right to the left of the line and at 5 P. M. with the Brigade moved across Plum Run near Little Round Top and supported the Second Brigade in its advance to the crest of the rocky wooded hill beyond and facing left engaged the Confederates but retired under heavy fire on both flanks and from the rear after the Confederates had possession of the Wheatfield in the rear of the Brigade and went into position on Little Round Top.

July 3 Remained in same position.

July 4 The Regiment with the 12th supported the 2d, 4th and 6th U.S. Infantry in a reconnoissance and developed a force of the Confederate Infantry and Artillery in front.

Casualties Killed 18 men. Wounded 2 officers and 108 men. Missing 4 men.
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HM NumberHM9T0
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308147 N 4407297
Decimal Degrees39.79401667, -77.24075000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.641', W 77° 14.445'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 38.46" N, 77° 14' 26.70" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15401-15499 Crawford Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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