Army of the Potomac

Army of the Potomac (HMCOT)

Location: Emmitsburg, MD 21727 Frederick County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 42.131', W 77° 19.666'

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July 1 1863

First Corps Marched from Marsh Run. Eleventh Corps from Emmitsburg to Gettysburg. Second Corps from Uniontown via Taneytown to near Gettysburg. Third Corps from Bridgeport via Emmitsburg to the Field of Gettysburg. Fifth Corps from Union Mills via Hanover and McSherrystown to Bonaughtown. Sixth Corps from Manchester en route to Gettysburg. Twelfth Corps from Littlestown via Two Taverns to the Field of Gettysburg. Second Cavalry Division marched from Manchester to Hanover Junction from whence the First and Third Brigades proceeded to Hanover while the Second Brigade returned to Manchester. Third Cavalry Division moved from Hanover via Abbotsville to Berlin and the Artillery Reserve First Regular and Fourth Volunteer Brigades from Taneytown to near Gettysburg. The Vermont Brigade from the Defenses of Washington Joined the First Corps on the Field of Gettysburg.

Battle of Gettysburg (First Day) and skirmish at Carlisle Pa.
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Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 12:18am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 300431 N 4397293
Decimal Degrees39.70218333, -77.32776667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 42.131', W 77° 19.666'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 42' 7.86" N, 77° 19' 39.96" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 109 Potomac St, Emmitsburg MD 21727, US
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