12th New Hampshire Volunteers

12th New Hampshire Volunteers (HMBC6)

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

N 39° 48.39', W 77° 14.759'

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1st Brigade, 2nd Division

— 3rd Corps —

(Front):
July 2, 1863.
Engaged, 224.
Killed, 20;
Wounded, 73;
Died of wounds, 6.
Our union is river, lake, ocean, and sky;
Man breaks not the medal, when God cuts the die.

12th N.H. Vol's.

(Left and Right):
1st Brig.
2nd Division.
3rd Corps.

(Back):
The New Hampshire Mountaineers
This Regiment was raised in four days;
Served nearly three years in the Armies of the
Potomac and the James; and lost in killed and wounded
over 50 per ct. of those engaged at
Chancellorsville and Cold Harbor, and of its
original number while in the service.
It marched to this field on the night
of the 1st; Fought here on the 2nd; and
supported the centre against Pickett's
Charge on the 3rd.
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HM NumberHMBC6
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Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of New Hampshire
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Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 11:51pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307734 N 4408694
Decimal Degrees39.80650000, -77.24598333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.39', W 77° 14.759'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 23.40" N, 77° 14' 45.54" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1000 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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