59th New York Infantry

59th New York Infantry (HMALJ)

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

N 39° 48.723', W 77° 14.175'

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3rd Brigade, 2nd Division

— 2nd Corps —

(Front):
59th
New York
Infantry,
3d Brig. 2d Div.
2d Corps.

(Left):
Commanders:
W.L. Tidball,
M.A. Thoman,
H.P. Rugg,
W.A. Olmstead.

(Back):
Four companies
of this regiment
held this position
July 2 and 3 1863,
where Max A. Thoman,
Lieut. Colonel in command,
fell mortally wounded.
Casualties;
killed 6, wounded 28.

(Right):
Mustered in
July 4, 1861.
Participated in
23 Engagements.
Mustered out
June 30, 1865.
Details
HM NumberHMALJ
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Year Placed1889
Placed ByState of New York
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:34am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308583 N 4409289
Decimal Degrees39.81205000, -77.23625000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.723', W 77° 14.175'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 43.38" N, 77° 14' 10.50" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 534-566 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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