Colonel George Willard served as the commander of the Third Brigade of the Third Division of the Second Corps. The spot where he fell on July 2 is marked by a monument.
Dedicated: June 2, 1886.
Location: Codori Thicket. Indicates spot where Colonel George Willard was killed July 2, 1863.
Description: Granite marker has a rough cut base, sides, and rear with a smooth face with a polished inscribed area. Erected by the survivors of the 125th New York Infantry.