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Monuments and memorials dedicated or commemorated to specific veterans or units for their outstanding careers. This can be for on duty or off duty commemorations and for single or multiple people. The specific purpose of the memorials posted in this category is to be primarily focused on a particular person or unit. This category is not for memorials which are primarily focused on a specific war(s).
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Specific Veteran Memorials98th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument marks position of the 98th PA Regiment on July 2, 1863 prior to its counter attack on Confederates through the Valley of Death. It is 1 of 110 monuments in the park to PA commands at Gettysburg. One of 2 monuments to this regiment.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/20/2012

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Specific Veteran Memorials44th and 12th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The 44th N.Y. Infantry Mon. is a memorial erected near the summit of Little Round Top to commemorate combat in the Battle of Little Round Top. The castellated bldg. is the largest monument to a regiment, has its own observation deck & is astonishing.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: 7/14/2013

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Specific Veteran MemorialsArmy of Northern Virginia Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This one-of-a-kind Civil War monument commemorates the "headquarters" of the Rebel Army at Gettysburg and is located opposite the site where Lee witnessed the repulse of the grand assault on July 3, 1863 & opposite the Virginia monument.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/14/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsWeed's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Weed's Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3 1863. Located at the end of the Little Round Top Parking Lot. Lots of rough terrain here so be careful.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/14/2012

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Specific Veteran Memorials5th Maine Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is 1 of 15 erected to Maine commands present at Gettysburg. The sculpture mark the position held by the 5th Maine Infantry E of the stone wall remnants thrown up by this regiment on the p.m. of July 2, 1863 when they arrived here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/11/2013

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Specific Veteran MemorialsStrong Vincent Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet was placed on the south slope of Little Round Top in memory of Brig. Gen. Strong Vincent on August 1, 1878 and marks an approximation of where Vincent was mortally wounded on July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/10/2013

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Specific Veteran Memorials121st New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Terrific monument dedicated to this NY. regiment with one curious development. The statue of the infantry man which is supposed to top the monument is gone! Take care when traversing the rocks & brush to get to the monument..it is in no man's land.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/13/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBattery C, 1st New York Artillery Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This sixteen-foot obelisk is one of 90 monuments in the the historic battlefield (Cemetery Ridge) dedicated to New York commands in the Gettsyburg campaign. The monument marks the position held by Barne's Battery C on July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran MemorialsWard's Madison Artillery - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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There are about a hundred of these tablets strewn about the park. This Civil War tablet marks the position of Ward's CS Battery on July 2-4, 1863 and narrates events associated w/ Battery during Battle. The tablet is flanked by two cannons.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/8/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsSykes' U.S. 5th Corps Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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An inverted cannon, a headquarters' symbol, marks the 5th Corps headquarters site commanded by Major General George Sykes. 1 of 10 Civil War U.S. Headquarter Markers in Park of the War Dept. Era (1895-1927).

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/22/2011

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Specific Veteran Memorials93rd Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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One of 110 monuments in the park honoring PA commands in Gettysburg & one of two to the 93rd Pennsylvania Infantry. This is the original regimental monument & was relocated from first position in the John Weikert field to this current site in 1888.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran Memorials83rd Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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An unusual monument topped w/ an unofficial statue of Strong Vincent. While it is generally acknowledged it is Strong that tops the monument, PA legislation at the time did not allow official recognition, rather, it had to remain figurative.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/28/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsPoague's Howitzers - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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There are about 100 of these markers strewn about the Battlefield. This Civil War tablet marks the position of various CS Batteries on July 2-4, 1863 & narrates the events associated with those Batteries during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/13/2012

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Specific Veteran Memorials37th Massachusetts Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Intricate relief art highlights this monument to the 37th Massachusetts. The monument depicts several pieces of infantry equipment - muskets, a cartridge box, a knapsack, and a stand of colors - leaning against a tree trunk.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran MemorialsPosey's Brigade - CS Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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The tablet is 1 of 64 Brigade tablets in the park & records the movement & itinerary of Posey's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. The monument is located on the west side of W. Conf. Ave, across from the Virginia memorial.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBrooke's Virginia Battery - CS Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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There are about 100 of these markers strewn about the Battlefield. This Civil War tablet the marks the position of Brooke's Artillery CS Battery on July 2-4, 1863 & narrates the events associated with the Battery during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/8/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsArmy of Potomac, 5th Corps Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 8 Civil War US Corps Tablets in Park. The monument designates the center battle lines taken up by 5th Corps which was commanded Major General George Sykes.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/14/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsVincent's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet is 1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets @ Gettysburg and records the movement & itinerary of Vincent's Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/9/2013

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Specific Veteran MemorialsTorbert's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents 1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets @ Gettysburg and records the movement & itinerary of Torbert's Brigade during the Battle of Gettyburg, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/21/2012

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Specific Veteran MemorialsEustis' US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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The tablet is 1 of 75 US Brigade Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Eustis' Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. Located on E side of Sedgwick Avenue near its south end.

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date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran MemorialsWheaton's US Division Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monolith represents one of twenty-three Civil War US Division Tablets at the Gettysburg Battlefield. The tablet records the movements & itinerary of the 6th Corps, 3rd Division under the command of Maj. General John Newton & Frank Wheaton.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/30/2012

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Specific Veteran Memorials10th Massachusetts Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument was designed by Captain J. K. Newell, Co. I. The bronze sculpture was done by Melzar H. Mosman. The monument marks the position occupied by the 10th Massachusetts Infantry on July 3, 1863 and contributes to the historic district.

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date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran MemorialsLaw's Brigade - CS Advance Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This black position tablet marks the position of Law's CS Brigade Advance on July 2, 1863. The monument narrates the events associated with the Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/28/2012

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Specific Veteran Memorials1st Massachusetts Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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A beautiful relief of a horse head highlights this wonderful granite monument to one of Massachusetts fighting forces who battled here during the Battle of Gettysburg. Fabricated by the Boston Marble & Granite Company.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

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Specific Veteran Memorials9th Pennsylvania Reserves (38th Infantry) Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument marks the location held by the 9th PA Reserves from the p.m. of July 2, 1863 & held until end of the Battle. The sculpture represents 1 of 110 monuments in the park to PA commands @ Gettysburg & features a stunning relief sculpture.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/28/2012

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