Army of the Potomac

Army of the Potomac (HMA43)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 49.293', W 77° 13.779'

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July 1 1863

Headquarters of the Army at Taneytown. First Corps marched from Marsh Creek to Gettysburg. 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 whence the First and Third Brigades proceeded to Hanover while the Second Brigade returned to Manchester. Third Cavalry Division marhced 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.

Batle of Gettysburg (First Day)
Skirmish at Carlisle Pennsylvania.
HM NumberHMA43
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 6:13am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309174 N 4410329
Decimal Degrees39.82155000, -77.22965000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.293', W 77° 13.779'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 17.58" N, 77° 13' 46.74" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 732-770 Baltimore St, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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