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Equestrian Monument to Major General John Sedgwick

Sedgwick Avenue, Gettysburg, PA
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Impressive monument to an American hero.

General Sedgwick's troops did not arrive in time to participate in much of the battle but the... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
RonL40
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Utica, New York
An Impressive Equestrian Monument

This Equestrian Monument to Major General John Sedgwick is highly detailed and beautiful. It... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
Nancy D
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High Point, North Carolina
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Sep 3, 2017
“Impressive monument to an American hero.”
Jul 25, 2017
“An Impressive Equestrian Monument”
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Sedgwick Avenue, Gettysburg, PA
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

General Sedgwick's troops did not arrive in time to participate in much of the battle but the general who was wounded three times at Antietam and killed at Spotsylvania is an American hero. An impressive moment that makes you think about the sacrifices made by...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

This Equestrian Monument to Major General John Sedgwick is highly detailed and beautiful. It reminds us that the generals - as well as their horses - were important in the battlefield.

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous monument. Life size horse and rider. Intricate details in the sculpture. Fine craftsmanship shown.

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Reviewed May 8, 2017

This is a full size statue of Major General John Sedgwick commander of the Union Army Sixth Corps. It is a short walk to get up close to the monument or you can see it from your car.

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Reviewed April 9, 2017

The equestrian monuments are of interest to both house enthusiasts and the rest of us as well. Even younger children are interested in see these (even if it's only for a short time). Four horse feet on the ground. Not harmed at Gettysburg.

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Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

On Sedgwick Ave., and from Lincoln Highway, you can view this life size monument. Take in all that surrounds it so as to understand the importance of such as this.

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Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is one of three equestrian statues sculpted by Henry K. Bush-Brown that you can view at the Gettysburg Battlefield. It is located along Sedgwick Avenue just north of Little Round Top and south of the row of monuments that can be viewed along Cemetery...More

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