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 16th Vermont Infantry Monument

16th Vermont Infantry Monument

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Death unknown
Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Hancock Ave.
Memorial ID 28667078 · View Source
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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.




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  • Created by: Jen Snoots
  • Added: 30 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28667078
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 16th Vermont Infantry Monument (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28667078, citing Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Jen Snoots (contributor 4661415) .