First Michigan Infantry

First Michigan Infantry (HMA8R)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.84', W 77° 14.793'

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1st Brigade, 1st Division

— 5th Corps —

1st Brig.
1st Div. 5th Corps

Mustered in at Detroit Mich.
May 1, 1861. for 3 months.
Mustered in at Ann Arbor, Mich.
Aug. 17, 1861. for 3 years.
Re-enlisted as Veterans.
Feb. 23, 1864.
Mustered out at Jefersonville, Ind.
July 9, 1865.
Total enrollment.
2144 officers and men.
Killed in action.
officers 12, men 135.
Died of wounds.
officers 6, men 22.
Died of disease.
officers 1, men 95.
Total 252.
"From the first to the last."
Entry into Virginia and capture
of Alexandria May 24, 1861.
to Appomattox April 8, 1865.
Participated in 54 skirmishes
and general engagements.
This monument marks the position
where the regiment fought, July 2, 1863.
Present for duty 21 officers 240 men, total 261.
Killed 1 officer 4 men. Wounded 6 officers 27 men.
Missing 4 men. Total 42.
HM NumberHMA8R
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of Michigan
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 12:11am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307660 N 4407677
Decimal Degrees39.79733333, -77.24655000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.84', W 77° 14.793'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 50.40" N, 77° 14' 47.58" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8910 Sickles Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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