• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

Dedicated: 1900

Location: West side of the National Cemetery

Map Number: 70

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Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

Vermont,Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

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Monument Text:
COMPANY "F"
FIRST REGIMENT
United States Sharpshooters
First Sergt. Henry E. Kinsman
Enlisted 177
Killed and died of wounds - 32
Died of disease - 17
Wounded - 45
VERMONT

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Six generals were killed or mortally wounded at the Battle of Antietam - 3 Union and 3 Confederate. Today, the location where they were killed is marked by a mortuary cannon, a cannon barrel muzzle down in a block of stone.