Civil War Monuments
Co. F, First U.S. Sharpshooters
The State of
to the officers and men of
1st U.S. Sharpshooters
2nd Brig. 1st. Div. 3rd Corps.
Engaged at this point
on the morning of July 2, 1863
and on Cemetery Ridge July 3.
Also on the skimish line July 4.
Present for duty 44.
1st U.S. Sharpshooters.
Organized in Vermont in 1861;
assigned to the 5th Corps in 1862;
to the 3rd Corps in 1863;
and to the 2nd Corps in 1864.
Yorktown, Antietam, Wilderness,
Hanover C.H., Fredericksburg, Todd's Tavern,
Mechanicsville, Chancellorsville, Spottsylvania
Gaines's Mill, Gettysburg, Cold Harbor,
Malvern Hill, Kelly's Ford, Petersburg,
Second Bull Run, Locust Grove, Weldon R.R.
and many other minor engagements.
Total number of men enlisted 177.
Killed 32, wounded 45, total 77.
Contributed by Jim Fouts, 18th Vermont Regiment.