Poague's Battalion

Poague's Battalion (HM7GA)

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

N 39° 49.014', W 77° 14.921'

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Pender's Division - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Pender's Division
Poague's Battalion

Ward's, Brooke's, Wyatt's and Graham's
Seven Napoleons, Six 12 pounder Howitzers
One 10 Pounder Parrott, Two 3 inch Rifles

July 2 Late in the evening ten of the guns were placed in position at different points ready for service next day. The Howitzers were kept in the rear as no place was found from which they could be used with advantage.

July 3 The ten guns were actively engaged.

July 4 In the evening about dusk began the march to Hagerstown.

Killed 2, wounded 24, missing 6. Total 32.

Ammunition expended 657 rounds. Horses killed or disabled 17.
HM NumberHM7GA
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 10:50pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307532 N 4409854
Decimal Degrees39.81690000, -77.24868333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.014', W 77° 14.921'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 0.84" N, 77° 14' 55.26" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 148-170 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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