• 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?

15th Massachusetts Infantry Monument

The 15th Massachusetts Infantry went into the Battle of Antietam with 606 soldiers. 318 were killed or wounded, the highest number for any Union regiment in the battle. Their monument features a wounded lion carved in granite.