Sixth Ohio Cavalry

Sixth Ohio Cavalry (HMAES)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.47', W 77° 13.836'

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2nd Brigade, 2nd Division

— Cavalry Corps —

Sixth Ohio Cavalry
2 Brigade 2 Division Cavalry Corps
Erected by the State of Ohio

The Sixth Ohio Cavalry
served during the Gettysburg Campaign with Huey's Brigade, taking part in several severe engagements. During the battle of Gettysburg it was on detached service with the Brigade at Manchester, Md.

Sixth Ohio Cavalry
Organized at Warren, Ohio.
Dec. 14. 1861.
Served with the National Armies
in Virginia under
Bayard, Buford, Pleasanton,
Kilpatrick, Gregg, Smith,
Crook and Sheridan.
Its Veteran Companies reenlisted
January 1864.
Mustered out Aug 7. 1865.

Principal Engagements:
Cross Keys
Kelly's Ford, 1863
Stoneman's Raid, 1863
Gettysburg Campaign
Mine Run
Bristoe Station
Sheridan's Raids, 1864
Cold Harbor
Malvern Hill, 1864
Mitchell's Shop
Hawes Shop
Bodton Plank Road
Dinwiddie C.H.
Sailor's Creek
Appomattox C.H.
Year Placed1887
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 2:45am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309055 N 4408809
Decimal Degrees39.80783333, -77.23060000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.47', W 77° 13.836'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 28.20" N, 77° 13' 50.16" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1811 Pleasonton Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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