Lieut. Alonzo Cushing Wounding Monument

Lieutenant Alzono Cushing served as the commander of Fourth United States Artillery Battery A The spot where he fell is marked with a monument.

Cushing wounding Monument Gettysburg February 2009

Dedicated: 1887.

Location: The Angle. Indicates spot where Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing was mortally wounded July 3, 1863.

Description: Small engraved stone marker erected by the veterans of the 71st Pennsylvania Infantry to honor Cushing’s sacrifice. Marker is rough cut granite with an excised polished face and incised inscription. Overall height is 1.5 feet.