Engineer Brigade

Engineer Brigade (HMAE7)

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

N 39° 48.482', W 77° 13.978'

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Army of the Potomac

Army of the Potomac
Engineer Brigade

Brig. Gen. Henry W. Benham

15th New York (3 Companies)
Major Walter L. Cassin

50th New York
Col. William H. Pettes

United States Battalion
Capt. George H. Mendell

Engaged in arduous duties from June 13 to July 18 1863 bridging rivers and transporting pontoons to enable the Army to cross the Potomac River and its tributaries into Pennsylvania and to recross into Virginia.
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HM NumberHMAE7
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 2:06am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308853 N 4408836
Decimal Degrees39.80803333, -77.23296667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.482', W 77° 13.978'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 28.92" N, 77° 13' 58.68" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18 Pleasonton Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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