Gettysburg Battlefield Monuments

The Gettysburg National Military Park is replete with over 1,300 monuments designed to remember virtually every brigade and regiment that participated in the engagement, as well as markers that commemorate individuals and whole states worth of fighters.  We came across a terrific website today that has a comprehensive listing – with photographs – of over 800 historical markers at the battlefield, and we’d like to share it with our followers.

Performance ensembles that tour with Music Celebrations International as part of Gettysburg 150 will be able commemorate the 150th anniversary not only through sharing their music in Gettysburg, but also by laying a wreath at one of the battlefield monuments in honor of the those who fought so valiantly.

Please peruse this wonderful site, and find out if a marker exists that’s related to an area where you live.

The Pennsylvania Memorial at the Gettysburg National Battlefield. Dedicated in 1910, the monument details the names of each of the 34,530 Pennsylvanians that participated in the Battle of Gettysburg.


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