2d Pennsylvania Cavalry

2d Pennsylvania Cavalry (HM9E4)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.861', W 77° 14.02'

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2d. Pennsylvania Cavalry
attached to Provost Guard,
Army Headquarters.

The Regiment held this position July 3rd.
until the close of the day when it conducted
3000 prisoners to Westminster, Md. Detach-
ments served on other parts of the field
during the battle.
Mustered in August-October 1861.
Re-enlisted Dec. 1863-Feb. 1864.
Consolidated with the
20th Pennsylvania Cavalry to form the
1st Provisional Pennsylvania
Cavalry, June 17th 1865.
Mustered out July 13th 1865.

Recruited in
Philadelphia, Lancaster, Centre,
Northampton, Crawford, Berks,
Tioga and Armstrong Counties.

Cedar Mountain. - Cold Harbor.
2d. Bull Run. - Trevilian Station.
Chantilly. - Jerusalem Plank Road.
Gettysburg. - Malvern Hill.
Mine Run. - Deep Bottom.
Wilderness. - White Oak Swamp.
Todd's Tavern. - Reams' Station.
Yellow Tavern. - Poplar Spring Church.
Richmond Fortifications. - Wyatt's Farm.
Meadow Bridge. - Stoney Creek Station.
Hawes' Shop. - Boydton Road.
Hanover Court House. - Hatcher's Run.
And other Battles.
HM NumberHM9E4
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 5:27am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308810 N 4409539
Decimal Degrees39.81435000, -77.23366667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.861', W 77° 14.02'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 51.66" N, 77° 14' 1.20" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1000-1098 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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