Tenth U.S. Infantry

Tenth U.S. Infantry (HMA4V)

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

N 39° 47.694', W 77° 14.481'

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Second Brigade - Second Division

— Fifth Corps —

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

Three Companies
Captain William Clinton commanding

July 2 Arrived with the Brigade in the morning and took position on the right of the Twelfth Corps. Later moved to the left and at 5 p.m. the Brigade formed line with left on north slope of Little Round Top the right extending into the woods. Advanced across Plum Run and to the crest of the rocky wooded hill in front near the Wheatfield and facing left occupied the stone wall on the edge of the woods. The Confederates having opened fire on the right flank and advanced through the Wheatfield in the rear the Brigade was withdrawn under a heavy Infantry fire on both flanks and from the rear and shot and shell from the Batteries and was formed in line on the right of Little Round Top.

July 3 Remained in same position.

Casualties. Killed 1 officer and 15 men.
Wounded 5 officers and 27 men. Missing 3 men.
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HM NumberHMA4V
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 4:21pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308098 N 4407396
Decimal Degrees39.79490000, -77.24135000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.694', W 77° 14.481'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 41.64" N, 77° 14' 28.86" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6844 Ayres Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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