16th Vermont Infantry

16th Vermont Infantry (HMAQ0)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.548', W 77° 14.193'

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Col. W.G. Veazey

First Army Corps
July 1-2-3 - 1863

Participated near this point in action of July 2nd
Picketed this line that night - Held same as skirmishers
until attacked by Pickett's Division July 3d.
Rallied here and assaulted his flank to the right 400
yards - then changing front charged left flank of Wilcox's
and Perry's Brigades at this point captured many hundred
prisoners and two stands of colors

The Point to which the above inscription refers
is south 58 degrees west 1000 feet
from this monument
and near the northerly end of the Codori thicket
HM NumberHMAQ0
Year Placed1892
Placed ByState of Vermont
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 5:22am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308549 N 4408966
Decimal Degrees39.80913333, -77.23655000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.548', W 77° 14.193'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 32.88" N, 77° 14' 11.58" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-11 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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