Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery

Batteries B & L, Second U.S. Artillery (HM8MW)

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

N 39° 48.287', W 77° 13.336'

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First Brigade - Horse Artillery - Cavalry Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps
First Brigade Horse Artillery
Batteries B & L Second U.S. Artillery

Six 3 inch Rifles
Lieut. Edward Heaton Commanding

July 2 Arrived at 5.30 A.M. In reserve during the day and at night withdrew two miles on the Baltimore Pike.

July 3 Advanced to former position in the morning and ordered to the Reserve Artillery and for a time exposed to a severe fire. In the evening was withdrawn to the position of the previous night.
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HM NumberHM8MW
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:31am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309760 N 4408452
Decimal Degrees39.80478333, -77.22226667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.287', W 77° 13.336'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 17.22" N, 77° 13' 20.16" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20-38 Granite Schoolhouse Ln, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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