148th Pennsylvania Infantry

The 148th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment served as members of Cross’ Brigade in Caldwell’s Division of the Second Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by two monuments.

148th pennsylvania Gettysburg May 2010

Dedicated: Sept. 11, 1889.

Location: Located in Wheatfield, West of Ayres Avenue. The location of the monument marks the position held by regiment on the afternoon of July 2, 1863.

Description: Granite monument with trefoil reliefs, four corner columns, cap with relief shields, topped by finial of infantry accouterments, including draped drum and rifle. Flank markers have rough bases 4’11″x2’10″; shafts with trefoil top, 4’1″x2’3″.