12th New Jersey Volunteers

12th New Jersey Volunteers (HMATA)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.994', W 77° 14.518'

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Erected by the State of
New Jersey A.D. 1888
in honor of the 12th
Regiment of Volunteers
a detachment of which in
the afternoon of July 2, 1863.
charged the Bliss house and
barn here capturing the
enemy's skirmish reserve
of 7 officers and 85 men
stationed therein.

On the
morning of July 3,
another detachment of
the regiment charged
capturing the buildings
and one officer and
one man and driving
back the skirmish
The regiment lost in
these charges 60
officers and men.
Year Placed1888
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:37pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308106 N 4409802
Decimal Degrees39.81656667, -77.24196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.994', W 77° 14.518'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 59.64" N, 77° 14' 31.08" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1040 Long Ln, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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