Perry's Brigade

Perry's Brigade (HMBBI)

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

N 39° 48.525', W 77° 14.613'

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Anderson's Division - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Anderson's Division
Perry's Brigade

2nd. 5th. 8th. Florida Infantry

July 2 Formed line in forenoon in the western border of these woods. Advanced at 6 p.m. and assisted in driving back the Union lines on Emmitsburg Road and by rapid pursuit compelled the temporary abandonment of several guns. At the foot of the slope met Union infantry and the line on the right retiring it also fell back. The color bearer of the 8th Florida fell and its flag was lost.
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HM NumberHMBBI
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Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 9:36pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307949 N 4408938
Decimal Degrees39.80875000, -77.24355000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.525', W 77° 14.613'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 31.50" N, 77° 14' 36.78" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 875-999 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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