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16th Vermont Infantry Monument
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16th Vermont Infantry, Col. W.G. Veazey commanding

First Army Corps, July 1-2-3, 1863

Participated near this point in action of July 2nd. Picketed this line that night - held same as skirmishers until attacked by Pickett's Division, July 3rd. Rallied here and assaulted his flank to the right 400 yards - then changing front charged left flank of Wilcox's and Perry's brigades. At this point - captured many hundred prisoners and two stands of colors.

The point to which the above inscription refers is south 58 degrees, west 1000 feet from this monument and near the northerly end of the Codori thicket.



 
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Hancock Ave.
GPS (lat/lon): 39.80913, -77.23656
 
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Jul 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28667078
16th Vermont Infantry Monument
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
 
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Witnessing these hallowed grounds even 149 years later is a life changing experience. Blessings for all who endured those anguished days, thank you for your sacrifice for our country.
- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Jun. 7, 2015

- In Memory of Margo & Jens
 Added: May. 25, 2015

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
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