Reverend Father William Corby, C.S.C.

Reverend Father William Corby, C.S.C. (HMAC8)

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

N 39° 48.205', W 77° 14.063'

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Chaplain 88th Regiment New York Infantry

(Plaque at Statue Base)
To the memory
of
Rev. Father William Corby, C.S.C.
Chaplain 88th Regiment New York Infantry
2nd Brigade 1st Division 2nd Corps
The Irish Brigade
July 2nd 1863

(Side Marker Stone):
Reverend William E. Corby, C.S.C.
Congregation of Holy Cross
This memorial depicts Father Corby,
a chaplain of the Irish Brigade,
giving general absolution and blessing
before Battle of Gettysburg,
July 2, 1863
President, University of Notre Dame
1866-72, 1877-81

Plaque donated June 1863 by
the Philadelphia Alumni Club
of the University of Notre Dame
Details
HM NumberHMAC8
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Year Placed1910
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 5:57am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308719 N 4408327
Decimal Degrees39.80341667, -77.23438333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.205', W 77° 14.063'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 12.30" N, 77° 14' 3.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1859-1899 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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