5th New Hampshire Infantry

5th New Hampshire Infantry (HMA56)

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

N 39° 47.702', W 77° 14.513'

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1st Brigade, 1st Division

— 2nd Corps —

(Text Displayed on Plaques, presented counterclockwise)
(First Plaque):
Here July 2, 1863, from 5 p.m. till 7
the 5th N.H. Vols. stood and fought.
Total engaged 182.
Killed or mortally wounded 31.
Total killed and wounded 81.

(Second Plaque):
Killed or Mortally Wounded
2nd Lieut. Ruel G. Austin.
Sergeant Oscar D. Allen.
Sergeant Samuel Dolbear.
Sergeant Charles H. Phelps.
Sergeant William B. Welch.
Corporal Charles F. Burrell.
Corporal Edwin B. Gilley.

(Third Plaque):
Corporal George H. Hackett.
Corporal Warren M. Parker.
Corporal George W. Sylvester.
Corporal Edward G.F. Stinson.
Corporal Joseph Tricky.
Private Byron Bennett.
Private Horace Bolio.
Private Joseph Bond Jr.

(Fourth Plaque):
Private George H. Bucknam.
Private James Burns.
Private Joseph Craig.
Private Charles A. Damon.
Private Lucius Feeney.
Private Andrew J. Foss.
Private Samuel R. Green.
Private Charles Kimball.

(Fifth Plaque):
Private George W. Kimball.
Private Charles A. Lovejoy.
Private Nathan B. Osmer.
Private Eliph B. Stevens.
Private Roland Taylor.
Private Nathan B. Thompson.
Private Otis Thompson.

(Sixth Plaque):
The State of New Hampshire
erected this monument
July 2nd 1886
to commemorate the valor of her sons

(Seventh Plaque):
On this spot fell mortally wounded
Edward E. Cross, Col. 5th N.H. Vols.
Comdg. 1st. Brigade, 1st. Division, 2nd Corps.
July 2nd, 1863.
Details
HM NumberHMA56
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Year Placed1886
Placed ByState of New Hampshire
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 3:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308053 N 4407412
Decimal Degrees39.79503333, -77.24188333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.702', W 77° 14.513'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 42.12" N, 77° 14' 30.78" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2105-2273 Ayres Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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