The State of Indiana monument is southeast of Gettysburg near Spangler’s Spring at the site of the charge of the 27th Indiana Infantry on July 3rd, 1863.(39.814138° N, 77.216287° W; Google map; Tour map: Spanglers Spring)
The monument is composed of Barre granite and native Indiana limestone. It was erected in 1970 and dedicated by the state on July 1,1971.
From the monument:
Dedicated to those Hoosiers who so nobly advanced freedom on this great battlefield
On July 1, 1863, Indiana units engaged Confederate forces at Gettysburg and sustained some of the first casualties among the Union ranks. In this battle to preserve the Union, 552 men from Indiana were casualties to that cause
In honored memory of those valiant men of Indiana who served in the
7th Ind. Vol. Inf. Regt.
14th Ind. Vol. Inf. Regt.
19th Ind. Vol. Inf. Regt.
20th Ind. Vol. Inf. Regt.
27th Ind. Vol. Inf. Regt.
I & K Companies 1st Ind. Vol. Cav. Regt.
ABCDEF Companies 3rd Ind. Vol. Cav. Regt