Union Headquarters monuments > 6th Corps


A headquarters marker (an embedded cannon) for Major General John Sedgwick, the commander of the Sixth Corps of the Army of the Potomac, is south of Gettysburg on Sedgwick Avenue. (Tour map: Sedgwick Avenue)

General Sedgwick’s equestrian monument is a short distance to the south of this marker, and the Sixth Corps monument just a few steps away.

Monument to the 6th Corps of the Army of the Potomac at Gettysburg

From the headquarters marker:

Army of the Potomac
6th Corps Headquarters
Major General
John Sedgwick,
July 2, 3, 4, 5, 1863

6th Corps Headquarters marker of Major General John Sedgwick at Gettysburg