6 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

army of the potomac campaign tablet in Fairfield

Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Fairfield, Pennsylvania.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

First Corps marched from Gettysburg to Emmitsburg. Fifth Corps from Marsh Run to Moritz’s Cross-Roads. Sixth Corps from Fairfield to Emmitsburg except the Third brigade, Second Division which in conjunction with the First Brigade, Second Cavalry Division was left at Fairfield to pursue the enemy. Eleventh Corps from Rock Creek to Emmitsburg. First cavalry division from Frederick to Williamsport and thence back to Jones’s Cross-Roads. Third cavalry division and Second brigade, Second cavalry division from Boonsborough via Hagerstown and Williamsport to Jones’s Cross-Roads. The First brigade, Second cavalry division from Emmitsburg to Fairfield and the Third brigade, Second cavalry division from Greenwood to Marion.

 

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4 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

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Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

First and Second Brigades, First Cavalry Division marched from Westminster and the Reserve Cavalry, First Cavalry Division from Gettysburg en route to Frederick.

Second Brigade Second Cavalry Division from Westminster via Emmitsburg to Monterey. The Third Brigade, Second Cavalry Division from Gettysburg to Hunterstown and the Third Cavalry Division from Gettysburg via Emmitsburg to Monterey.

Fight at Monterey Gap Pa. and skirmishes at Fairfield Gap Pa. and near Emmitsburg Md.

 

1 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

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Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

First Corps Marched from Marsh Run. Eleventh Corps from Emmitsburg to Gettysburg. Second Corps from Uniontown via Taneytown to near Gettysburg. Third Corps from Bridgeport via Emmitsburg to the Field of Gettysburg. Fifth Corps from Union Mills via Hanover and McSherrystown to Bonaughtown. Sixth Corps from Manchester en route to Gettysburg. Twelfth Corps from Littlestown via Two Taverns to the Field of Gettysburg. Second Cavalry Division marched from Manchester to Hanover Junction from whence the First and Third Brigades proceeded to Hanover while the Second Brigade returned to Manchester. Third Cavalry Division moved from Hanover via Abbotsville to Berlin and the Artillery Reserve First Regular and Fourth Volunteer Brigades from Taneytown to near Gettysburg. The Vermont Brigade from the Defenses of Washington Joined the First Corps on the Field of Gettysburg.

Battle of Gettysburg (First Day) and skirmish at Carlisle Pa.

 

30 June Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

Army of the Potomac Iron Tablet Campaign

Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Hanover, Pennsylvania.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

Headquarters Army of the Potomac moved from Middleburg to Taneytown. First Corps marched from Emmittsburg to Marsh Run, third Corps from Taneytown to Bridgeport. Fifth Corps from Liberty via Johnsville Union Bridge and Union to Union Mills. Sixth Corps from New Windsor to Manchester. Twelfth Corps from Taneytown and Bruceville to Littletown. First and Second Brigades First Cavalry Division from near Fairfield via Emmitsburg to Gettysburg. Second Cavalry Division from New Windsor to Westminster and thence to Manchester. Third Cavalry Division from Littletown to Hanover and the Artillery Reserve from Bruceville to Taneytown.

Fight at Hanover Pa. and skirmishes at Westminster Md. and Fairfield and Sporting Hill near Harrisburg Pa.

 

1 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

Army of the Potomac Iron Tablet Campaign

Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Hanover, Pennsylvania.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

First Corps marched from Marsh Run, Eleventh Corps from Emmittsburg to Gettysburg. Second Corps from Uniontown via Taneytown to near Gettysburg. Third Corps from Bridgeport via Emmitsburg to the field of Gettysburg. Fifth Corps from Union Mills via Hanover and McSherrytown to Bonaughtown. Sixth Corps from Manchester en rout to Gettysburg. Twelfth Corps from Littlestown via Two Taverns to the field of Gettysburg. Second Cavalry Division marched from Manchester to Hanover Junction from whence the First and Third Brigades proceeded to Hanover while the Second Brigade returned to Manchester. Third Cavalry Division moved from Hanover via Abbottstown to Berlin and the Artillery Reserve First Regular and Fourth Volunteer Brigades from Taneytown to near Gettysburg. The Vermont Brigade from the defenses of Washington joined the First Corps on the field of Gettysburg.

Battle of Gettysburg First Day and Skirmish at Carlisle, PA

 

2 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

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Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Hunterstown, Pennsylvania.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

Second, Fifth and Sixth Corps, Lockwood’s Brigade from the Middle Department, First and Third Brigades Second Cavalry Division, Third Cavalry Division and the Artillery Reserve reached the field of Gettysburg. First and Second Brigades First Cavalry Division marched from Gettysburg to Taneytown and Merritt’s the Reserve Brigade of the First Cavalry Division from Mechanicsburg to Emmitsburg.

Battle of Gettysburg second day, and skirmishes at Hunterstown and near Chambersburg, Pa.

5 July Army of the Potomac Itinerary Tablet

Army of the Potomac Iron Tablet Campaign

Dedicated: 1901.

Location: Littletown, Pennsylvania.

Description: Cast iron tablet mounted on a fluted cast iron post . Inscription is painted in a contrasting color.

Inscription:

Second Corps marched from Gettysburg to Two Taverns. Fifth Corps to Marsh Run. Sixth Corps to Fairfield. Eleventh Corps to Rock Creek. Twelfth Corps to Littlestown. First brigade Second cavalry division to Emmitsburg and the Artillery Reserve to Littlestown. First cavalry division reached Frederick. The Third brigade Second cavalry division moved from Hunterstown to Greenwood. Third cavalry division and Second brigade Second cavalry division marched from Monterey via Smithburg to Boonsborough.

Skirmishes at or near Smithburg, Md. and Green Oak, Mercersburg, Fairfield, Greencastle, Cunningham’s Cross-Roads, and Stevens’s Furnace or Caledonia Iron Works, Pa.