Watson's Battery - Dance's Battalion

Watson's Battery - Dance's Battalion (HM7O3)

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

N 39° 49.61', W 77° 14.683'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

Artillery Reserve - Ewell's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Ewell's Corps Artillery Reserve
Dance's Battalion Watson's Battery
Second Richmond Howitzers

Four 10-pounder Parrotts

July 3 Moved to this position. Took part in the cannonade preceding Longstreet's final assault and continued firing for some time afterwards. Moved at night to the rear of this line.

July 4 In the night withdrew and began the march to Hagerstown.

Ammunition expended 661 rounds.

Losses not reported in detail
HM NumberHM7O3
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:55am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307899 N 4410948
Decimal Degrees39.82683333, -77.24471667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.61', W 77° 14.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 36.60" N, 77° 14' 40.98" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-84 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?