Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry

Companies A and C, 1st Ohio Cavalry (HMAFD)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.496', W 77° 13.836'

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Companies A and C
1st Ohio Cavalry
Headquarters Guard
2d and 3d Divisions
Cavalry Corps

Erected by
The State of Ohio

Companies A and C
1st Ohio Cavalry
July 1, 2, 3, 1863
during the battle of
Gettysburg these companies
furnished bearers of
dispatches to different
parts of the field.
In the course of the
campaign then several
times vigorously engaged
the enemy.

Companies A and C
1st Ohio Cavalry

Companies A and C
1st Ohio Cavalry
were organized for 3 years
autumn of 1861.
Served in the Virginias
until spring of 1864.
Were then sent west to join
the Regiment. Serving with the
Army of the Cumberland.
Reenlisted as veterans in
December 1863.
Participated in many
important battles and in
the capture of the
Confederate president.
Mustered out in
September, 1865.
Year Placed1887
Placed ByState of Ohio
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 6:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309056 N 4408857
Decimal Degrees39.80826667, -77.23060000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.496', W 77° 13.836'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 29.76" N, 77° 13' 50.16" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-304 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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