20th Massachusetts Infantry

20th Massachusetts Infantry (HMAMD)

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

N 39° 48.686', W 77° 14.169'

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3rd Brigade, 2nd Division

— 2nd Corps —

(Front):
20th Mass. Infantry.
3rd Brig. 2nd Div. 2nd Corps.
July 3rd 1863.

(Back):
This monument marks the position occupied by the Twentieth Massachusetts Infantry
in line of battle July 2d & 3d 1863 until advanced to the front of the copse of
trees on its immediate right to assist in repelling the charge of
Longstreet's Corps

This tablet is placed by their comrades in honor of
Colonel Paul Joseph Revere
First Lieutenant Henry Ropes, Second Lieutenant Sumner Paine
and forty-one enlisted men
who were killed or mortally wounded
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HM NumberHMAMD
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Year Placed1886
Placed ByState of Massachusetts
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 6:37pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308590 N 4409220
Decimal Degrees39.81143333, -77.23615000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.686', W 77° 14.169'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 41.16" N, 77° 14' 10.14" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1044 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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