81st Pennsylvania Infantry

81st Pennsylvania Infantry (HMA9Q)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.795', W 77° 14.518'

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1st Brigade, 1st Division

— 2nd Corps —

81st Penna
1st Brig. 1st Div. 2nd Corps.
Fought on this line in the afternoon of July 2nd
Present at Gettysburg 175 officers and men
Killed and died of wounds 9 men
Wounded 5 officers and 40 men
Captured or missing 8 men
Total loss 62

Recruited in Philadelphia, Carbon and
Luzerne Counties
Mustered in August 6 to October 27 1861
Re-enlisted December 23 1863
Mustered out June 29 1865

Yorktown - Wilderness
Fair Oaks - Spotsylvania
Peach Orchard - North Anna
Savage's Station - Totopotomoy
White Oak Swamp - Cold Harbor
Glendale - Petersburg
Malvern Hill - Strawberry Plains
Antietam - Deep Bottom
Fredericksburg - Reams Station
Chancellorsville - Petersburg (Squirrel Level Road)
Gettysburg - White Oak Road
Bristoe Station - Southerland Station
Kelly's Ford - Amelia Court House
Mine Run - Farmville (Cumberland Church)

Total enrollment 1620
Killed and died of wounds 17 officers and 187 men
Died of disease etc. 2 officers and 89 men
Wounded 44 officers and 516 men
Captured or missing 3 officers and 130 men
HM NumberHMA9Q
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 4:22am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308050 N 4407584
Decimal Degrees39.79658333, -77.24196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.795', W 77° 14.518'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 47.70" N, 77° 14' 31.08" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 253-259 Ayres Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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