The monument to Captain Jedediah Chapman is south of Gettysburg along the north side of DeTrobriand Road on the south edge of the Wheatfield. (Tour map: DeTrobriand Avenue – the Wheatfield) Captain Chapman was killed leading a company in the charge of the 27th Connecticut across The Wheatfield on July 2.
|Attached to the
27th Connecticut Infantry, 4th Brigade,
1st Division, 2nd Corps, Army of the Potomac
From the monument:
Capt. Co. H.
27th Conn. Vols.