Batteries F & K, Third U.S. Artillery

Batteries F & K, Third U.S. Artillery (HM9N2)

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

N 39° 48.855', W 77° 14.078'

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First Regular Brigade - Artillery Reserve

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Artillery Reserve
First Regular Brigade
Batteries F& K Third U.S. Artillery

Six 12 pounders
Lieut. John C. Turnbull Commanding

July 1 Took position on crest of hill near General Meade's Headquarters.

July 2 Moved to a position on the right of log house on the Emmitsburg Road on the line held by Brig.-General A.A. Humphreys's Second Division Third Corps and became immediately engaged but was compelled to retire with the loss of 45 horses killed and 4 guns captured which were soon afterwards recaptured.

July 3 Went into position on the crest of the hill at the left of the Evergreen Cemetery and near Army Headquarters and there remained until the close of the battle.

Casualties killed 1 officer and 8 men. Wounded 14 men. Missing 1 man.
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HM NumberHM9N2
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Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 1:13pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308727 N 4409530
Decimal Degrees39.81425000, -77.23463333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.855', W 77° 14.078'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 51.30" N, 77° 14' 4.68" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1010 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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