5th New Jersey Volunteers

5th New Jersey Volunteers (HMBBW)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.446', W 77° 14.71'

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3rd Brigade, 2nd Division

— 3rd Corps —

5th New Jersey Vol's
Col. William J. Sewell
3d Brig. [Burling's]
2d Div - 3d Corps
July 2, 1863

Erected by the State of New Jersey 1888

The Regiment first held the
skirmish line 400 yds. to the
front and left of this spot,
and afterwards took position
in the line of battle here.

Losses, Killed 18
Wounded 60, Missing 16,
Total 94, being one half
the number engaged.

Mustered in Aug. 22, 1861.
Consolidated with
7th Reg. N.J.V. Nov. 6, 1864.
Engaged in 32 battles.
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of New Jersey
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 6:31pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307807 N 4408796
Decimal Degrees39.80743333, -77.24516667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.446', W 77° 14.71'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 26.76" N, 77° 14' 42.60" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5332 Walking/Horse Trail, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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