Lewis's Battery - Garnett's Battalion

Lewis's Battery - Garnett's Battalion (HM7O6)

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

N 39° 49.527', W 77° 14.702'

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Heth's Division - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Heth's Division
Garnett's Battalion Lewis's Battery
The Lewis Artillery

Two 3 inch Rifles and Two Napoleons

July 1 One of the rifles at 3.30 p.m. relieved one of Pegram's guns on the ridge west of Herr's Tavern and was engaged until the fight ended.

July 2 Both Rifles were in position here and took an active part in the artillery duel in the afternoon and evening with the Union batteries on Cemetery Hill.

July 3 Moved under orderes to a point south of McMillan's Woods but not engaged at any time although from time to time under fire.

July 4 The Napoleons were never actively engaged in the battle but on this day were placed in position here. At night they rejoined the Rifles and with them began the march to Hagerstown.

Losses not reported in detail.
HM NumberHM7O6
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 6:09pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307868 N 4410795
Decimal Degrees39.82545000, -77.24503333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.527', W 77° 14.702'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 31.62" N, 77° 14' 42.12" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-84 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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