39th New York Infantry, (Garibaldi Guards)
3d Brig., 3d Div., 2d Corps.
The regiment at about 7 o'clock p.m. July 2, 1863 being ordered to support General Sickles' line, charged and drove the enemy recapturing the guns and equipment of Battery I, 5th U.S. Artillery. A stone tablet marks the place where this incident occurs.
Casualties: killed 15, wounded 80, total 85.
This regiment (composed of 4 companies) held this position July 2d and 3d 1863.
Gettysburg National Military Park
Plot: Hancock Ave.
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Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
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