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Taken from Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg (New York at Gettysburg) by the New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. Albany, NY: J.B. Lyon Company, 1902.INSCRIPTIONS
Front - 68TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 1ST BRIGADE, 1ST DIVISION, 11TH CORPS.
Reverse - THIS REGIMENT HAVING PARTICIPATED IN THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE, HELD THIS POSITION ON THE 2D AND 3D OF JULY, 1863.
Left Side - CASUALTIES. KILLED 8 WOUNDED 63 MISSING 67.
Right Side - MUSTERED IN AT NEW YORK CITY, AUG. 24, 1861. MUSTERED OUT AT FORT PULASKI, GA., NOV. 30, 1865.
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History