General James Samuel Wadsworth, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
N 39° 50.297 W 077° 14.866
18S E 307670 N 4412225
Quick Description: The General James Samuel Wadsworth statue is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, along North Reynolds Avenue, at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/31/2006 3:38:45 AM
Waymark Code: WM133Y
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member BillsBayou
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Long Description:
General James Samuel Wadsworth commanded the first Union Infantry Division to go into action at Gettysburg. The statue shows General Wadsworth as he stood with one arm extended directing his troops into battle.

This statue was placed by the New York Monuments Commission in hornor of General Wadsworth.

The statue was dedicated on October 6, 1914, designed by Edward P. Casey (base), sculptor was R. Hinton Perry, materials used Staandard Bronze and Dark Barre Granite at a cost of about $7600.

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Union or Confederacy: Union - North

General's Name: General James Samuel Wadsworth

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