46th Pennsylvania Infantry

46th Pennsylvania Infantry (HM8TH)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.915', W 77° 13.029'

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1st Brigade, 1st Division

— 12th Corps —

46th. Penna.

July 2. The Regiment
constructed and held
these works until
evening when the
Division moved to
support the left of the
line. Returning in the
night the enemy was
found in the works. And
the Regiment was posted
in the open field in
the rear until the enemy
was driven out. When it
returned and held the
works until the close
of the battle.

1st. Brigade 1st. Division
12th Corps.

(Lower Plaque):July 3 1863 p.m. ordered to support the centre between General Meade's Headquarters and the fighting line and in reserve. After repulse of Longstreet's Assault returned to breastworks. July 4 a.m. reconnoitered toward Hanover returned through Gettysburg and encamped.

(Left Side):
Present at
Gettysburg 262.
Killed 2 men.
1 officer 9 men.
Missing 1 man.

(Right Side):
Recruited in the
counties of Mifflin,
Allegheny, Lehigh,
Northampton, Dauphin,
Berks, Potter, Luzerne
& Northumberland.
Mustered in
Sept. 2, 1861.
Jany. 13, 1864.
Mustered out
July 16, 1865.

Cedar Mountain
Gettysburg · Resaca
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Pine Knob
Kulp's Farm
Peach Tree Creek
March to the Sea
Savannah · Averysboro
Durham Station
HM NumberHM8TH
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 2:42pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 310227 N 4409603
Decimal Degrees39.81525000, -77.21715000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.915', W 77° 13.029'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 54.90" N, 77° 13' 1.74" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-60 Slocum Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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