2nd Rhode Island (Position Marker)

The 2nd Rhode Island Infantry Regiment served as members of Eustis’ Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and a position stone.

2nd Rhode Island

Dedicated: 1886.

Location: Emmitsburg Road, south of Codori buildings; located on the west side of Emmitsburg Road, south of the Codori Barn.

Description: It marks the regiment’s skirmish line on July 4. The position marker is rough hewn, 3.2×2.2 foot.

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