82nd Ohio Infantry

The 82nd Ohio Infantry served as a member of Kryzanwoski’s Brigade in Schurz’s Division, of the Eleventh Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and two stone markers noting the unit’s right and left flank on July 2 and 3.

A shaft with a pyramidal finial and eight plaques around the pedestal stands on a rough-hewn base. It marks the location occupied by the 82nd Ohio Infantry on July 1, 1863 while in support of Dilger’s Ohio Battery I. Gettysburg June 2010

Dedicated: September 14, 1887.

Location:  It is located on the south side of East Howard Avenue off the Carlisle Road. It marks the location occupied by the 82nd Ohio Infantry on July 1, 1863 while in support of Dilger’s Ohio Battery I. Left Flank and Right Flank markers show location of advance line before retreating before heavier forces.

Description: A shaft with a pyramidal finial and eight plaques around the pedestal stands on a rough-hewn base. Erected by the State of Ohio, this monument is one of twenty honoring Ohio troops who participated in the Gettysburg campaign. Flanking markers are 1.4 foot square.

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