Second Brigade

Second Brigade (HMADX)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.493', W 77° 14.079'

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Second Division - Cavalry Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps Second Division
Second Brigade

Col. Pennock Heuy
2d. 4th. New York 6th. Ohio (10 Cos.)
8th. Pennsylvania Cavalry

Participated in the Gettysburg Campaign with the Division until it arrived at Hanover Junction Pa.

June 30 The Commander of the Division ordered the Brigade to Manchester and all the roads were held by pickets until the afternoon of the 3d.

July 3 Orders were received to go via Westminster to Emmitsburg to take possession of that place.

July 4 Moved to Westminster and received supplies and marched to Emmitsburg arriving at noon.

Pursuant to orders the Brigade joined Third Division Cavalry Corps.
Year Placed1912
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 10:59am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308709 N 4408860
Decimal Degrees39.80821667, -77.23465000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.493', W 77° 14.079'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 29.58" N, 77° 14' 4.74" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 924 Pleasonton Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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