The monument to the 82nd Pennsylvania Volunteers is southeast of Gettysburg on Slocum Avenue. (39.8179° N, 77.219653° W; Google map; Tour map: North Culp’s Hill)

Monument to the 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry at Gettysburg

The 82nd Pennsylvania was commanded at the Battle of Gettysburg by Colonel Issac C. Bassett. It brought 320 men to the field, losing six wounded.

6th Corps Headquarters Flag 6C-3D

From the front of the monument:

July 3rd
Marched from near Little Round Top
and occupied the works in front
at 11:30 a.m. relieving
other troops.

From the rear:

Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Malvern Hill, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye’s Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Rappahannock Station, Mine Run, Wilderness, Spottsylvania, North Anna, Totopotomoy, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Fort Stevens, Winchester, Dabney’s Mills, Petersburg (Fort Fisher), Petersburg (assault), Sailor’s Creek, Appomattox.

Mustered in Sept. 13, 1861
Re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863
Mustered out July 31, 1865

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