Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery

Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery (HM5U2)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 49.285', W 77° 9.884'

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Cavalry Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps
Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery

Four 12 pounders
Captain Alanson M. Randol Commanding


July 1 & 2 With First Brigade Second Cavalry Division. Not engaged.

July 3 One section under Lieut. James Chester was ordered to Second Brigade Third Cavalry Division and took position west of the Low Dutch Road and with Brig. Gen. Custer's Second Brigade Third Division Cavalry Corps was hotly engaged in repelling the attack of Major General Stuart's Confederate Cavalry Division. The one section under Lieut. Ernest L. Kinney remained near the Hanover Road.
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HM NumberHM5U2
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 5:11am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 314730 N 4410178
Decimal Degrees39.82141667, -77.16473333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.285', W 77° 9.884'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 17.10" N, 77° 9' 53.04" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 211-299 E Cavalry Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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