• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn


    National Battlefield Maryland

128th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Monument

Dedicated: 1905

Location: Cornfield Avenue

Map Number: 17

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128th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Monument

128th Pennsylvania Infantry Monument

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Monument Text:
128th Pennsylvania
Volunteer Infantry
1st Brigade
1st Division
12th Corps
Location 315 feet North

Casualties at Antietam
Killed 26
Wounded 86
Missing 6
Total 118

Recruited in Berks, Lehigh and Bucks Counties
Battles participated in

Virtue, Liberty and Independence

Erected by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Union General John Gibbon who served at Antietam and fought in the infamous Cornfield had three brothers who served in the Confederate army.