27th Pennsylvania Infantry

27th Pennsylvania Infantry (HMB76)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 49.324', W 77° 13.783'

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1st Brigade, 2nd Division

— 11th Corps —

July 1, 1863. The Regiment moved with
the Brigade in the afternoon to N.E.
side of Gettysburg where it became actively
engaged covering the retreat of the
Corps. It then withdrew to this position
where after dark of the 2nd it assisted
in repulsing a desperate assault of
the enemy. It subsequently moved
into the Cemetery where it remained
until the close of the battle.

Present at Gettysburg
19 Officers and 305 Men.
Killed and Mortally wounded
2 Officers and 7 Men.
wounded 3 Officers and 23 Men.
Captured 1 Officer and 75 Men. Total, 111.

27th Pennsylvania Infantry
1st Brigade. 2nd Division. 11th Corps.

Cross Keys - Gettysburg
Rappahannock River - Hagerstown
Groveton - Missionary Ridge
2nd Bull Run - Rocky Face Ridge
Chancellorsville - Resaca

Organized in Philadelphia.
Mustered in May 31, 1861.
Mustered out June 11, 1864.
HM NumberHMB76
Year Placed1889
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309170 N 4410387
Decimal Degrees39.82206667, -77.22971667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.324', W 77° 13.783'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 19.44" N, 77° 13' 46.98" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-730 Baltimore St, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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