|123rd NY monument is between stops 13 and 14|
Quoting the monument... "The 123rd N.Y. was enlisted in Washington Co. in Aug. 1862 mustered into the U.S. service Sept. Joined the Army of the Potomac and was engaged in the battles of Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. In Sept. 1863 transferred to the Army of the Cumberland and was engaged in the Campaign of Atlanta the March to the Sea and the Campaign of the Carolinas. Mustered out at Washington at the close of the war June 8, 1865."
|My ticket to the museum inside the visitor center|
Here are my pictures taken on Thursday afternoon, 8 August 2013.
|123rd NY monument on Slocum Ave in Gettysburg NMP|
|123rd NY left flank marker at Gettysburg NMP|
|Gettysburg NMP information marker regarding 123rd NY|
|Service panel on 123rd NY monument|
|History panel on 123rd NY monument|
|Battles the 123rd NY were engaged in|
|Last panel stating location of the line|
|Back side of the 123rd NY monument|
|Front view of the 123rd NY monument|
|Closeup of top of the 123rd NY monument|
If you have never been to Gettysburg NMP, I highly recommend it. & be prepared to spend to whole day.
|123rd NY Monument in Greenwich NY|
Other websites to checkout regarding the 123rd NY monument:
123rd NY history
Huletts Current blog
Historic Marker database