First Regiment Heavy Artillery

First Regiment Heavy Artillery (HM5QY)

Location: Spotsylvania, VA 22553 Spotsylvania County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 14.043', W 77° 34.215'

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Massachusetts Volunteers

In commemoration of the deeds of the
First Regiment Heavy Artillery
Massachusetts Volunteers

(Armed as Infantry)
Three hundred and ninety eight of whose
members fell within an horn around
this spot during an action fought May 13, 1864
Between a division of the Union Army
commanded by General Tyler and a corps of the
Confederate forces under General Ewell.
Erected by the survivors of the regiment

HM NumberHM5QY
Year Placed1901
Placed ByState of Massachussets
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 11:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 275040 N 4234907
Decimal Degrees38.23405000, -77.57025000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 14.043', W 77° 34.215'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 14' 2.58" N, 77° 34' 12.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7103 Monument Ct, Spotsylvania VA 22553, US
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