3rd Maine Infantry (Position Marker)

The 3rd Maine Infantry served as members of Ward’s Brigade in Birney’s Division of the Third Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument, a secondary monument, and a position stone.

Marker to the 3rd Maine Infantry on Berdan Avenue. Gettysburg June 2011

Dedicated: October 3, 1889.

Location: Berdan Woods, Berdan (Sharpshooter) Avenue.

Description: Notes regiment’s position in the forenoon hours of July 2 in Pitzer Woods. This marker is shaped like a diamond, the corps symbol for the Union Third Corps. Position markers, 2’x2’x2′