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State of New York Auxiliary Monument

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MONUMENT PROFILE
  • Battlefield: Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania
  • Location: Hancock Avenue south of the Pennsylvania Monument
  • Map Coordinates: +39° 48' 15.48", -77° 14' 4.20"
  • Men Engaged at Gettysburg:
  • Gettysburg Casualties:

MONUMENT DETAILS
  • Artists:
    • Sculptor: Gerome Brush
    • Archetect: Edward Pearce Casey
    • Fabricator: John Swenson Granite Company
  • Dedicated: September 9, 1925
  • Dimensions: H. 21 x W. 42 x D. 24 ft.
  • Description: The white Concord granite semicircular wall monument is made up of eighteen panels with a seat below, running nearly the length of the wall. The New York State Coat of Arms appears in relief on the protruding center structure which is surmounted by a eagle with wings spread upward.
  • Cost: $27,875.00 (September 1925)
  • Remarks:

MONUMENT TEXT
Title
The State of New York in recognition of the services rendered by those corps division and brigade commanders at Gettysburg not elsewhere honored on this field.

(Names of Army commanders from New York who participated in the battle at Gettysburg are inscribed on the wall)


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