Nineteenth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

Nineteenth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry (HMAJC)

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

N 39° 48.739', W 77° 14.151'

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The position of this regiment in line of battle was 119 yards S.S.E.
and is represented by its monument.
The 19th Massacusetts and 42d New York Regiments
were the first troops to attack Pickett's Division in flank.

"Passing at this time Colonel Devereux, commanding the
19th Massachusetts Volunteers, anxious to be in the right place,
applied to me for permission to move his regiment to the right
and to the front where the line had been broken."
- Hancock's official report."
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HM NumberHMAJC
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Year Placed1885
Placed ByState of Massachusetts
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 12:03am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308618 N 4409318
Decimal Degrees39.81231667, -77.23585000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.739', W 77° 14.151'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 44.34" N, 77° 14' 9.06" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1101-1221 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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