• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn


    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:
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?

President Lincoln

President Abraham Lincoln visited Antietam Battlefield two weeks after the battle and spent four days visiting General George McClellan, touring the battlefield and visiting the wounded of both sides.