Field Hospitals - Sixth Corps

Field Hospitals - Sixth Corps (HMBQU)

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

N 39° 46.886', W 77° 12.383'

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Medical Department

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Medical Department
Field Hospitals
Sixth Corps

The Division Field Hospitals of the Sixth Corps were established July 2nd near the Trostle House east of Rock Creek and two hundred yards southwest of this point. These Hospitals cared for 315 wounded.

Medial Director 8th Corps Surgeon Charles O'Leary U.S. Volunteers
1st Division Surgeon E.F. Taylor 1st N.J. Infantry
2nd Division Surgeon S.J. Allen 4th Vermont Infantry
3rd Division Surgeon S.A. Holman 7th Massachusetts Infantry
Medical Officer in charge of the Corps Hospitals Surgeon C.N. Chamberlain U.S. Volunteers.
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HM NumberHMBQU
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Year Placed1914
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 1:08pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 311056 N 4405827
Decimal Degrees39.78143333, -77.20638333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.886', W 77° 12.383'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 53.16" N, 77° 12' 22.98" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 755 Goulden Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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