25th and 75th Ohio Infantry Regiments

25th and 75th Ohio Infantry Regiments (HMB7F)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 49.391', W 77° 13.712'

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2nd Brigade, 1st Division

— 11th Corps —

(Front):
Ohio Honors
Her brave sons

25th & 75th
Ohio Infantry
2nd Brigade, 1st Division,
11th Corps

This memorial is erected by
the State of Ohio

(Left):
After a Severe Battle

In the open fields beyond
Gettysburg on July 1, 1863,
the 11th Corps withdrew to
Cemetery Hill and at dark
on July 2, this position was
held by the 25th and 75th Ohio
Infantry when Early's Confed-
erate Division assaulted this
hill and broke the Union line
to the right but was repuls-
ed after a desperate hand
to hand conflict.

(Back):
25th Ohio Infantry
Organized for 3 years
June 1861. Reenlisted
for 3 years Jan. 1, 1864.
Mustered out June 18, 1866.

75th Ohio Infantry
Organized for 3 years
Nov. 7, 1861. Mustered out
and Battalion organized
Jan. 17, 1865. Battalion
mustered out July 27, 1865.

(Right):
Vincit Amor Patriae

Gettysburg July 1, 2, 3, 1863.
25th Ohio Infantry
Engaged 220
Killed or Mortally
Wounded 16
Wounded 96
Missing 71
Total loss 183

75th Ohio Infantry
Engaged 269
Killed or mortally
Wounded 38
Wounded 62
Missing 86
Total loss 186.
Details
HM NumberHMB7F
Tags
Year Placed1887
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 4:34pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309274 N 4410508
Decimal Degrees39.82318333, -77.22853333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.391', W 77° 13.712'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 23.46" N, 77° 13' 42.72" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-730 Wainwright Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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