71st New York Infantry

The 71st New York served in Brewster’s Excelsior Brigade in Humphreys Division of the Third Corps, Army of the Potomac. The five regiments are also honored by a brigade monument.

71st New York Marker, Excelsior Field. Gettysburg May 2010

Location: Excelsior Field. West of Sickles Avenue between Wheatfield Road and United States Avenue.

Description: Stone Marker denotes the location of the 71st New York Infantry. Position markers are 2.6×1.8 foot.