45th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Monument
Recruited in Centre, Lancaster, Mifflin, Tioga and Wayne Counties
Virtue, Liberty and Independence
Erected by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Did You Know?
Colonel Nelson Miles of the 64th New York Infantry was a volunteer officer at Antietam and was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery at Chancellorsville. After the Civil War he remained in the Army and by the Spanish American War in 1898 he was the Commanding General of the U.S. Army.