U.S. 11th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery

U.S. 11th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery (HM1LH7)

Location: Raymond, MS 39154 Hinds County
Country: United States of America
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N 32° 14.329', W 90° 26.884'

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U.S. 11th Battery,
Ohio Light Artillery;
7th Div.; 17th Corps; Army of the Tennessee.
Lieut. Fletcher E. Armstrong.

The two 12-pounder howitzers, two 6-pounder smoothbores, and two 12-pounder James rifles of this battery were the only guns of Brig. Gen. Marcellus Crocker's Division to be engaged at Raymond. The guns were the last battery to arrive on the field and were moved into position around 12:30 p.m. The battery served in this location throughout the afternoon and brought the total number of Federal guns on the field to 22.

No casualties reported.
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HM NumberHM1LH7
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Date Added Friday, July 3rd, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 740451 N 3569764
Decimal Degrees32.23881667, -90.44806667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 14.329', W 90° 26.884'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 14' 19.74" N, 90° 26' 53.04" W
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Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15726-16270 MS-18, Raymond MS 39154, US
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