118th Pennsylvania Volunteers

118th Pennsylvania Volunteers (HMBOB)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.243', W 77° 14.332'

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Corn Exchange Regiment

— 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Corps —

118th Penna. Vol's
Corn Exchange Reg't
1st Brigade 1st Division 5th Corps
Army of the Potomac

Engaged in advance
of "Wheat Field" July 2,
and held this position
July 3, and 4, 1863.

Mustered into service
August 30, 1862
Mustered out June 1, 1865
Participated in 34 battles
Killed in battle 205
Died of wounds and disease 500
Missing in action 273
Original muster 960
Recruits 456
Final muster of original members 139.

Erected in their honor
by the Commercial Exchange
formerly Corn Exchange
of Philadelphia, and the
surviving members of
the Regiment.
Year Placed1884
Placed ByThe Commercial Exchange of Philadelphia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 10:22am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308290 N 4406556
Decimal Degrees39.78738333, -77.23886667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.243', W 77° 14.332'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 14.58" N, 77° 14' 19.92" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5-21 Big Round Top Trail, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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