7th Michigan Infantry

7th Michigan Infantry (HMALK)

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

N 39° 48.707', W 77° 14.171'

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3rd Brigade, 2nd Division

— 2nd Corps —

(Front):
Seventh
Mich. Inf'ty
3rd Brig.
2nd Div. 2nd Corps

(Back):
Mustered in at Monroe, Mich. 22, 1861.
Mustered out at Jeffersonville, Ind. July 5, 1865.
Total enrollment, 1393 officers and men.
Killed in action 6 officers, 123 men.
Died of wounds 5 officers, 47 men
Died of disease 3 officers 154 men
Total 338

Participated in 37 skirmishes and general engagements from Ball's Bluff, Va. Oct. 21, 1861 to siege of Petersburg, Va. Apr. 3, 1865.

Regiment held this position during the engagement of July 2nd & 3rd. 1863. On the evening of the 2nd changed front to the left, meeting and aiding in driving back the enemy. On the 3rd assisted in repulsing Pickett's Charge, changing front to the right and assaulting the advancing force in flank.

Present for duty 14 officers 151 men
Total 165.
Casualties.
2 officers, 19 men killed; 3 officers, 41 men wounded.
Total 65.
Details
HM NumberHMALK
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Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of Michigan
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 11:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308588 N 4409259
Decimal Degrees39.81178333, -77.23618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.707', W 77° 14.171'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 42.42" N, 77° 14' 10.26" 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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