12th Regiment New Jersey Volunteers

12th Regiment New Jersey Volunteers (HMICG)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.908', W 77° 14.126'

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2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 2nd Corps

In memory of
the men of the
Twelfth Regiment
New Jersey Infantry
who fell upon this field
July 2d & 3d 1863,
and who elsewhere
died under the flag
this monument is dedicated
by their surviving comrades
as an example
to future generations.

12th Regt.
N.J. Vol.

(Around the middle step of the monument):
2nd Brig.
3rd Div.
2nd Corps

(Right Side):
"Buck & Ball.
Calibre. 69."
Two charges were made
by this regiment on Bliss Barn
July 2d & 3d 1863
capturing it

Strength at muster in 992
Gained 907, total 1899
Died in service,
officers 9, enlisted men 252.

Lost on this field
Killed 2 officers, 20 men
Wounded, 4 officers, 80 men.
Missing 9, Total 115.
Year Placed1886
Placed ByVeterans of the 12th New Jersey and the State of New Jersey
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 3:06am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308661 N 4409629
Decimal Degrees39.81513333, -77.23543333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.908', W 77° 14.126'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 54.48" N, 77° 14' 7.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-398 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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