72nd New York Infantry

The 72nd 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.

72nd New York Infantry

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

Description: Stone Marker denotes the location of the 72nd New York Infantry. Position markers are 2.6×1.8 foot.