Carlton's Battery - Cabell's Battalion

Carlton's Battery - Cabell's Battalion (HM7ZB)

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

N 39° 47.847', W 77° 15.348'

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McLaws's Division - Longstreet's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Longstreet's Corps McLaws's Division
Cabell's Battalion Carlton's Battery
The Troup Artillery

First Section Two 10 pounder Parrotts

July 2 This section took position here 3.30 p.m. and was actively engaged until near dark.

July 3 In position on the main artillery line on ridge in front of Spangler's Woods. Took part in the great cannonade and after repulse of Longstreet's assault advanced 300 yards and aided in checking pursuit.

July 4 Remained near here all day inactive short of ammunition. After night withdrew from the field.

Losses of both sections killed 1, wounded 6.
Horses of both sections killed or disabled 17
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HM NumberHM7ZB
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Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 9:45am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306868 N 4407710
Decimal Degrees39.79745000, -77.25580000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.847', W 77° 15.348'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 50.82" N, 77° 15' 20.88" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 104-198 SW Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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