86th New York Infantry Regiment's Monument at Gettysburg

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Taken from Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg (New York at Gettysburg) by the New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. Albany, NY: J.B. Lyon Company, 1902.

INSCRIPTIONS
Front - 86TH NEW YORK INFANTRY, 2D BRIG. 1ST DIV. 3RD CORPS. (On lower border of bas relief) I YIELD HIM UNTO HIS COUNTRY AND HIS GOD.
Reverse - THIS REGIMENT HELD THIS POSITION THE AFTERNOON OF JULY 2, 1863. CASUALTIES KILLED 11 WOUNDED 51 MISSING 4.