4th New York Independent Battery

4th New York Independent Battery (HM8MD)

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

N 39° 47.523', W 77° 14.551'

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Inscription

(Smith's)

— Artillery Brigade - 3rd Corps —

(Front):
4th New York
Ind'p't Battery
(Smith's)
Artillery Brigade
3rd Corps
July 2, 1863 2 to 5 p.m.

(Back):
Casualties
2 killed - 10 wounded
1 captured
At the time of the assault
by Hood's Division of the
Confederate Army this
Battery supported by the
Fourth Maine Infantry,
formed the extreme left
of the Third Corps line
three guns of the two sections
in action on this crest were
captured by the Confederates.
The third section was in
position to the right and
rear and continued the action
until nearly 6 p.m.
Details
HM NumberHM8MD
Tags
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of New York
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:35am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307991 N 4407082
Decimal Degrees39.79205000, -77.24251667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.523', W 77° 14.551'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 31.38" N, 77° 14' 33.06" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 135-163 Sickles Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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