1st United States Sharpshooters, Company G (Wisconsin) (Position Marker)

The 1st United States Sharpshooters – Company G – served as members of  Ward’s Brigade in Birney’s Division of the Third Corps, Army of the Potomac. These companies came from Wisconsin and are honored by a monument and a position stone.

Marker, Company G, 1st Wisconsin Sharpshooters. Gettysburg May 2010

Location: Emmitsburg Road, northwest of Rogers site. The position marker is west of the monument.

Description: Small stone marker denotes advanced position of the Wisconsin sharpshooters. Position marker is 1.6×1.2 foot with a flat top and inscription on the face.