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This category is for monuments and memorials erected to honor those who fought in the American Civil War of 1861 to 1865. Photos are required for new waymarks and visits to existing waymarks. At least one of the photos must be a tight shot of the entire monument, top to bottom, taken from the front. Additional photos are welcome. Click on "show additional information" below to review photo and naming requirements prior to submitting waymark
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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsFirst Shot Monument - Battle of Gettysburg, PA

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A monument marking the location of the first shot fired during the battle.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/20/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry (Iron Brigade) - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument to the Second Wisconsin Infantry Regiment is west of Gettysburg on Meredith Avenue. Located in the Herbst Farm Woods (also called McPherson's or Reynolds' Woods) in Gettysburg Nat'l Military Park. Dedicated June 30, 1888.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2010

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials7th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry "Iron Brigade" - Gettysburg, PA

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Erected in 1888 by Wisconsin, this monument honors their brave sons who fought here at the Battle of Gettysburg from July 1 to July 3, 1863. The monument was dedicated June 30, 1888, a day short of the 25-year anniversary of the Battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2010

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials24th Michigan Infantry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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The 24th Michigan Infantry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, on Mederith Avenue, at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/29/2006

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials26th North Carolina Infantry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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The 26th North Carolina Infantry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, on Meredith Avenue at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/30/2006

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsArcher's Brigade - CS Brigade Tablet (1) - Gettysburg, PA

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This bronze monument/tablet is 1 of 63 CS Brigade Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Archer's Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. Located on W side of Meredith Ave, Reynolds Woods.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsStone's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This bronze tablet is 1 of 75 US Brigade Tablets in the Park. The monument records the movement & itinerary of Stone's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3 1863. The McPherson Barn, a Civil War field hospital, is in the background.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2012

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsSecond Maine Battery Position Marker (Left Flank - July 1) - Gettysburg, PA

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There are as many granite position markers as there are monuments. Each position marker is a secondary monument to the unit it represents and tells the story of how the battle unfolded with respect to the location of each individual unit.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/9/2012

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials2nd Maine Battery Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument to the Second Maine Battery is west of Gettysburg on Chambersburg Pike (aka The Lincoln Highway at its intersection with Meredith Avenue by General Reynold's equestrian statue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/16/2010

last visited: 9/8/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsSecond Maine Battery Position Marker (Right Flank - July 1) - Gettysburg, PA

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There are as many granite position markers as there are monuments. Each position marker is a secondary monument to the unit it represents and tells the story of how the battle unfolded with respect to the location of each individual unit.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/9/2012

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsBattery A, 2nd US Artillery - US Regulars Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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A beautiful Army of the Potomac tablet on the Lincoln Highway recalls the men and movement of the Battery A, Cavalry Corps. The monument is flanked by two cannons.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/27/2011

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials150th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This granite monument marks the 150th Pennsylvania Infantry's most advanced line held on the afternoon of July 1. 1863. The sculpture is located on the 1st Day Battlefield. The McPherson Barn, former Civil War field hospital is in the background.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/19/2010

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials14th (Brooklyn) Infantry N.Y.S.M. - Gettysburg, PA

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The 84th New York Infantry Regiment is honored by three monuments in Gettysburg. This simple monument was erected 30 years to the day of this regiments first engagement at the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2010

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials149th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The 149th Pennsylvania Infantry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, along the Chambersburg Pike (US Route 30), near Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/30/2006

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials3rd West Virginia Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument marks the position held by regiment on left of Col. Thomas Devin's Brigade line on a.m. of July 1, 1863. One of four monuments honoring services of West Virginia soldiers at Gettysburg. Located on Buford Ave on First Day Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/22/2011

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials19th Indiana Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument marks the position held by 19th Indiana Infantry on afternoon of July 1, 1863. 1 of 6 Indiana regimental monuments in Park to Indiana commands in Gettysburg Campaign. Located south of Meredith Avenue at McPherson Woods.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 9/9/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials6th New York Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the most unique monuments located at the Gettysburg Battlefield which has a top resembling a castle with fortifications and parapets and a bottom which boasts some really incredible bronze relief work.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/27/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsDevin's Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets in Park. The monument records the movement & itinerary of Devin's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/22/2011

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials6th New York Cavalry Right Flank Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Flank & position markers play an integral role for understanding various regiment positions and the roles they played at Gettysburg. The position monuments accompany the primary monuments & are generally nearby to delineate troop lines and locations.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/18/2013

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials9th New York Cavalry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Another beautiful monument along Buford Avenue featuring dramatic bronze relief work. This particular Civil War monument is also adorned by some historical, 19th century controversy as well.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/27/2011

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials17th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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The 17th Pennsylvania Cavalry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, on Buford Avenue, at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/31/2006

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsEwell's Corps - CS Corps Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 3 Civil War CS Corps Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Ewell's 2 Corps during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. This marker is just south of the Eternal Peace Memorial along North Confederate Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/23/2011

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsRamseur's Brigade - CS Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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One of several similar markers found on Oak Hill and in the shadow of the gigantic Peace Memorial. 1 of 64 CS Brigade Tablets found in the Park. Monument records movement & itinerary of Ramseur's Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/23/2011

last visited: 9/12/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials14th Brooklyn (84th New York Infantry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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The 14th Brooklyn (84th New York Infantry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, North Reynold's Avenue near the Railroad Cut, at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/1/2007

last visited: 9/1/2014

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials143rd Pennsylvania Infantry, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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The 143rd Pennsylvania Infantry monument is located in the Gettysburg National Military Park, at Chambersburg Road (US Route 30), near Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/30/2006

last visited: 9/1/2014

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