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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 MemorialsZook's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument is 1 of 75 Civil War U.S. Brigade tablets in the Park and records the movement of Zook's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg from July 1-3 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials5th New Hampshire Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of four in the park to New Hampshire commands @ Gettysburg and marks spot where Colonel Edward Cross fell mortally wounded on July 2, 1863. This is one of the most unique monuments at the battlefield.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/18/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran MemorialsHancock's U.S. 2nd Corps Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This monolith represents 1 of 10 Civil War U.S. Headquarter Markers @ Gettysburg, erected during the War Dept. Era (1895-1927). The tablet marks the location of Hancock's 2nd Corps U.S. Headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/11/2012

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Specific Veteran Memorials11th U.S. Infantry - US Regulars Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monolith represents 1 of 44 United States Regulars Tablets in the Park. Locates positions occupied by Regular 2nd Infantry during Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863. Located W side of Ayres Ave.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/11/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials73rd New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of 90 monuments in the park honoring NY commands present at the Gettysburg Campaign and marks the position reached by the 73rd NY, 2nd Fire Zouaves of Excelsior Brigade on July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/13/2012

last visited: 9/2/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials140th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This secondary monument to the 140th represents one of 110 monuments in the park honoring PA units in Gettsyburg Campaign and marks the general position taken by the 140th on the p.m. of July 2, 1863 whey they assisted 5th Corps troops here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/1/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials116th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of 110 monuments in the park honoring PA commands present at the Gettysburg Campaign. The site marks the location where the regiment drove the Confederates from this point on afternoon of July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/4/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials4th Michigan Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of nine monuments in the park to Michigan commands & marks the position held by the 4th Michigan Infantry on July 2, 1863 when Confederates poured into the Wheatfield on 3 sides, exposing the regiment to explosive fire.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/18/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials52nd New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is one of 90 in the military park honoring NY commands in the Gettysburg Campaign & the position where 52nd New York infantry drove back a brigade of Confederates on July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/24/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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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

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Specific Veteran MemorialsIrish Brigade Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is 1 of 90 monuments in the park honoring New York units who fought at the Gettsyburg Campaign. The sculpture marks where the Irish Brigade charged through the Wheatfield to this position, driving the Confederates before them.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/26/2012

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Specific Veteran MemorialsMeade's U.S. Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This cannon is one of ten Civil War US Headquarter Markers in the Park & erected during the War Dept. Era (1895-1927). The monument marks the location of George G. Meade's Headquarters, commander of the Army of the Potomac, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: 12/4/2019

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Specific Veteran Memorials1st Delaware Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of only two Monuments dedicatde to Delaware commands present @ Gettysburg. The sculpture indicates the position held by the regiment from Jul 2-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/29/2013

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Specific Veteran MemorialsJohn Page Nicholson Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This is the only marker commemorating a member of the Gettysburg National Park Commission. The tablet states his relation to Civil War action, but curiously offers no direct relation to the Gettysburg campaign, even though hr served here in 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/29/2013

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Specific Veteran MemorialsKelly'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 Kelly's Brigade during the Battle of Gettyburg, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials8th U.S. Infantry - US Regulars Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monolith represents 1 of 45 US Civil War Regular Tablets @ the battlefield and locates the positions occupied by the Regular 8th Infantry during the Battle of Gettysburg from July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/17/2012

last visited: 5/10/2015

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Specific Veteran MemorialsSweitzer'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 Sweitzer's Brigade during the Battle of Gettyburg, July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials28th Massachusetts Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This eagle-topped monument represents one of 25 monuments in the park honoring Massachusetts commands present during the Gettysburg Campaign and marks the position attained by the 28th MA on July 2, 1863 as they engaged the Confederates here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/4/2012

last visited: 6/18/2016

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Specific Veteran MemorialsOneida, New York Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents 1 of 90 Civil War Monuments to dedicated to New York erected during the War Dept. Era (1895-1927). The monument is dedicated to Meade's bodyguard troop. This was the last monument dedicated to New York forces @ Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: 12/4/2019

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Specific Veteran Memorials125th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument is one of ninety honoring New York unites in the Gettysburg campaign. The monument marks the position held by the regiment on July 2nd and 3rd, 1863. The bronze inscription plaque was added in 1902 by the Regimental Committee.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/10/2011

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Specific Veteran Memorials57th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This beautiful, flag-draped obelisk stand in front of the Sherfy farm house, right next to the highway. The monument indicates the position first taken by the regiment when Sickles advanced his third corps.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/18/2011

last visited: 9/2/2016

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Specific Veteran MemorialsCompanies E & I, 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of 110 Pennsylvania monuments of the GBMA Era (1863 - 1895) & indicates the 6th PA Calvary Company E & I's positions when they served as escorts to Meade. The monument was moved to its present location in the sixties.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: 9/2/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials2nd Delaware Infantry Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This position monument marks the skirmish line of the 2nd Delaware Infantry during Pickett's Charge near the Bryan Farm on Hancock Avenue.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBattery B, 1st Pennsylvania - US Battery Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet represent one of a hundred or so about the park and marks the position of Cooper's US Battery on July 3, 1863 & narrates the events associated with the Battery during the Battle.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/29/2012

last visited: 8/6/2016

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Specific Veteran Memorials93rd New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument represents one of ninety Civil War Monuments dedicated to New York of the GBMA Era (1863 - 1895). The sculpture indicates the position held on July 2 & 3, 1863 serving as Meade's headquarters guards.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: 12/4/2019

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