Hurt's Battery - McIntosh's Battalion

Hurt's Battery - McIntosh's Battalion (HM7N7)

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

N 39° 49.699', W 77° 14.672'

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Artillery Reserve - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Artillery Reserve
McIntosh's Battalion Hurt's Battery
Hardaway Alabama Artillery

Two Whitworths and Two 3 inch Rifles

July 1 The Whitworths were in position near Chambersburg Pike west of Herr's Tavern and actively engaged. The 3 inch Rifles occupied the hill near Fairfield Road west of Willoughby Run but did no firing through sometimes under fire.

July 2 All the guns were in position here and actively engaged under heavy fire of sharpshooters and artillery.

July 3 The 3 inch rifles remained here. The Whitworths were moved to position on Oak Hill. All were actively engaged. The Whitworths were beyond the range of the Union guns whilst their own fire reached all parts of the field.

July 4 Withdrew at evening to Marsh Creek on Fairfield Road.

Losses not reported in detail.
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HM NumberHM7N7
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Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 5:21pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307919 N 4411112
Decimal Degrees39.82831667, -77.24453333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.699', W 77° 14.672'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 41.94" N, 77° 14' 40.32" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-41 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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