Volunteer Infantry Regiment
The monument to the 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment is southeast of Gettysburg on Slocum Avenue. (39.8179° N, 77.219653° W; map)
The 82n Pennsylvania was commanded at the Battle of Gettysburg by Colonel Issac C. Bassett. It brought 320 men to the field, losing six wounded.
From the front of the monument:
Marched from near Little Round Top
and occupied the works in front
at 11:30 a.m. relieving
From the rear:
Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Malvern Hill, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Rappahannock Station, Mine Run, Wilderness, Spottsylvania, North Anna, Totopotomoy, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Fort Stevens, Winchester, Dabney's Mills, Petersburg (Fort Fisher), Petersburg (assault), Sailor's Creek, Appomattox.
Mustered in Sept. 13, 1861
Re-enlisted Dec. 20, 1863
Mustered out July 31, 1865