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GETTYSBURG, PA – Commanding the Union 1st Division of the First Corps during the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863 was Major General James Wadsworth. This scene was captured on a recent evening at sunset. The monument depicts Wadsworth directing troops in defense of the railroad cut west of town. The General was mortally wounded during the Battle of the Wilderness in May, 1864.

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