21st Pennsylvania Cavalry

21st Pennsylvania Cavalry (HMB4Y)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.56', W 77° 13.128'

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21st Penna.
near this spot on June 26th 1863 fell
Private George W. Sandoe
an advance scout of a company of volunteer cavalry
afterwards Co. B, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry
the first Union soldier killed at Gettysburg

Organized at Harrisburg Pa. June 23 August 1, 1863
Mustered out Feb. 20, 1864
Total enrollment 1117
Killed Men 3
Captured Men 1
Died of disease Men 17
Total 21

Organized at Harrisburg Pa. Feb 1864
Mustered out July 8, 1865
total enrollment 1724
Killed Officers 1 Men 49
Died of wounds officers 1 men 24
Died of disease officers 1 men 93
Captured officer 1 Men 32
Wounded officers 12 men 196
Missing officers 3 men 22
Total officers 19 men 416

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HM NumberHMB4Y
Year Placed1894
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 10:22pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 310069 N 4408950
Decimal Degrees39.80933333, -77.21880000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.56', W 77° 13.128'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 33.60" N, 77° 13' 7.68" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1350-1362 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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