Battery K, First U.S. Artillery

Battery K, First U.S. Artillery (HM8PJ)

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

N 39° 46.502', W 77° 15.797'

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Second Brigade - Horse Artillery - Cavalry Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps
Second Brigade Horse Artillery
Battery K First U.S. Artillery

Six 3 inch Rifles
Captain William M. Graham commanding

July 3 Arrived on the field and took position on the left with Cavalry and engaged during the attack of Brig. General E. J. Farnsworth's and Brig. General W. Merritt's Brigades on the Confederate right.

Casualties killed 2 men, wounded 1 man.
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HM NumberHM8PJ
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 2:42pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306165 N 4405238
Decimal Degrees39.77503333, -77.26328333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.502', W 77° 15.797'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 30.12" N, 77° 15' 47.82" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2266 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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