15th Reg't. N. J. Vol's

15th Reg't. N. J. Vol's (HM1QS)

Location: Fredericksburg, VA 22407
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 17.465', W 77° 31.667'

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1861 - 1865
(South face): To commemorate the services of the 15th Regiment, New Jersey Volunteer Infantry, commanded by Colonel William H. Penrose, U.S.A., engaged two hours on this line of battle on the Federal side.
May 3rd, 1863.
41 killed, 109 wounded, 4 missing.

(East face): The survivors of the 15th New Jersey Regiment honor the memory of their comrades. Who bore themselves bravely in this contest, and bear witness to the valor of the men who opposed them on this field.

(North face): Dedicated to national unity and perpetual peace.

(West face): Erected by the State of New Jersey, under authority of an act of the legislature of 1908, introduced by Senator Joseph S. Frelinghuyser.
Commissioners appointed by Governeor John Franklin Fort. Honorable John F.Dryder, Chairman; Sergeant William H. Cawley; General Joseph W. Plume; Private Albert W. Whitehead; John S. Gibson. Private Henry H. Hoffman.
Sergeant William N. H. Wyckoff, Treas.
Private Stephen W. Gordon, Sec,y.
Thomas Manson and Son, Red Bank, N. J., Builders
HM NumberHM1QS
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Year Placed1908
Placed ByThe State of New Jersey
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 7:51pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 278930 N 4241135
Decimal Degrees38.29108333, -77.52778333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 17.465', W 77° 31.667'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 17' 27.90" N, 77° 31' 40.02" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3901-3933 VA-3, Fredericksburg VA 22407, US
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