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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 MemorialsGreen's Battery - Jones Battalion - GMNP

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One of several monuments along Jones Battalion Ave.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsTanner's Battery - Jones' Battalion - Gettysburg, PA

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One of a few markers describing the war events that unfolded here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsGarber's Battery - Gettysburg, PA

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One of a few markers describing the events that occurred here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsCarrington's Battery - Gettysburg, PA

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One of several markers describing the battle events occurring here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsJones's Artillery Battalion - Gettysburg, PA

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One of several monuments along Jones Battalion Ave.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2015

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsGeneral Hospital (Camp Letterman) - Hospital Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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This Civil War monument is located along the old Lincoln Hwy. The inscription states the locations of the many field hospitals during the Battle of Gettysburg & is in a commercial area, not at a battlefield like the other monuments to be found here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2011

last visited: 4/18/2015

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials153rd Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument is one of 110 honoring Pennsylvania troops who participated in the Gettysburg campaign and one of two dedicated to the 153rd Pennsylvania Infantry. It marks the position held by the 153rd PA Infantry on the afternoon of July 1, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsBattery G, 4th U.S. Artillery - US Regulars Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is surrounded by four cannons, two on each side. This is one of many similar monuments which give the itinerary and involvement of various Union armies. Located at Barlow Knoll, north side of Howard Avenue, overlooking Rock Creek.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials17th Connecticut Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This is one of 8 monuments on the battlefield dedicated to Connecticut troops who participated in the Gettysburg campaign, and was reportedly the first XI Corps monument erected on First Day's field.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials25th and 75th Ohio Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Erected by the State of Ohio, this monuments is one of twenty honoring Ohio troops at Gettysburg and one of two erected in honor of the 25th and 75th Ohio Infantry. The monument marks the position of the regiments on July 1, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/5/2011

last visited: 6/27/2013

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsGordon's Brigade - CS Advance Position Marker - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 100 Civil War tablets locating the positions of batteries and brigades not otherwise marked by monumentation. Marks position of Gordon's CS Brigade Advance on July 1, 1863. Narrates events associated with Brigade during Battle.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsBarlow's US Division Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 23 Civil War US Division Markers in Park. Records movement & itinerary of 11th Corps, 1st Division under the command of Brig. General Francis C. Barlow. Located at Barlow's Knoll, north side of East Howard Avenue.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsAmes Brigade - US Brigade Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 75 Civil War US Brigade Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Ames 1st Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. Located on east section of Howard Avenue.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/5/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials107th Ohio Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Erected by the State of Ohio and surviving members of the 107th Infantry, this monument is one of twenty honoring Ohio troops who participated in the Gettysburg campaign. It indicates the position held by the 107th Ohio Infantry on July 1, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/5/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials58th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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One of several obelisks reaching to the sky along East Howard Avenue. This one play tribute to one of ninety of New York's fighting forces during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1 - 3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: never

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

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This ninety-nine year old monument is one of seventy-five Civil War US Brigade Tablets in the historic park. The tablet records the movement & itinerary of Krzyzanowski's Brigade during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials26th Wisconsin Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Beautiful obelisk towers over the East Howard Avenue landscape paying homage to one of six Wisconsin fighting forces who participated in the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1 - 3, 1863

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/3/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials75th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This monument is one of 110 honoring Pennsylvania troops who participated in the Gettysburg campaign and one of two dedicated to the 75th Pennsylvania Infantry. It marks the position of the regiment on July 1, 1863, when they attacked Ewell's Corps.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials82nd Ohio Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This is one of the more intricate monuments with various tiers, lots of detail & decorations and plenty & plenty of inscriptions around the obelisk. This is one of twenty monuments dedicated to Ohio detachments and their fighting forces.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials119th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Erected by N.Y., this monument is located at the position held by the 119th N.Y. Infantry during the afternoon of J7/1/1863. The monument is adorned with the state seal & the crescent moon symbol of the XI Corps, seen up & down Howard Avenue.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2011

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials157th New York Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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1 of 90 Monuments to New York. Indicates position held by 157th in brigade line July 1, 1863. Position marker indicates advance area reached by 157th before retreating. Located SW cor Howard Av & Carlise Rd.,

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsArmy of The Potomac, 11th Corps Tablet - Gettysburg, PA

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This tablet represent the 11th Corps of the U.S. Army under Gen. Howard's command. In fact, the there are at least seven other monuments in a row on this road which are for the 11th Corps. Not sure if this is coincidence or by design.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2011

last visited: never

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

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1 of 64 CS Brigade Tablets in Park. Records movement & itinerary of Doles' Brigade during Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. Located north side W. Howard Ave, near Carlisle Rd.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials82nd Illinois Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument marks the first line of battle held by the 82nd Ill. Infantry prior to their retreat to E. Cemetery Hill. One of 4 monuments dedicated to Illinois detachments. The monument uses the shape of a mine ball, decorated w/ wreaths & stars.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2011

last visited: never

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials13th New York Independent Battery Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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A 15 foot obelisk is 1 of 90 monuments to New York and indicates the position held by Wheeler's NY Battery on July 1, 1863 supporting Dilger's Ohio Battery. The monument is located on W. Howard Avenue. RF&LF markers & 4 cannon flank Mn.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2011

last visited: never

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