• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

3rd Maryland Volunteer Infantry (USA) Monument

Dedicated: May 30, 1900

Location: In front of the Park Visitor Center on the Hagerstown Turnpike

Map Number: 46

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3rd Maryland Volunteer Infantry (USA) Monument

3rd Maryland Volunteer Infantry (USA) Monument

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Monument Text:
MARYLAND
3rd Maryland Infantry
2nd Stainbrook's Brigade
2nd Greene's Division
12th Maryland Corps
Advanced to the corner
of the Dunker Church,
in front of this
marker. Loss, 4 killed,
25 wounded.
The monument to the
Maryland troops is
near the Dunkard Church.

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.