Artillery Brigade

Artillery Brigade (HM9RH)

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

N 39° 47.634', W 77° 14.092'

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Fifth Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Fifth Corps
Artillery Brigade

Capt. Augustus P. Martin

Mass. 3D Battery C Six 12 pounders
Lieut. Aaron F Walcott

1st New York Battery C Four 3 Inch Rifles
Capt. Almont Barnes

1st Ohio Battery L Six 12 Pounders
Capt. Frank C. Gibbs

5th U. S. Battery D Six 10 Pounders
Lieut. Charles E. Hazlett, Lieut. Benjamin F. Rittenhouse

5th U. S. Battery I Four 3 Inch Rifles
Lieut. Malbone F. Watson, Lieut. Charles C. MacConnell
July 2 Arrived on the field on the left between 5 and 6 P. M. Battery D 5th U. S., Battery C 3D Mass., and Battery I 5th U. S. in rear of First Division and Battery L 1 st Ohio and Battery C 1st New York in rear of Second Division. Battery D 5th U. S. was placed on the summit of Little Round Top and Battery C 3D Mass. and Battery I 5th U. S. were engaged further to the right in rear of Third Corps until dark. Battery L 1 st Ohio was placed on the north slope and at the base of Little Round Top.

July 3 Battery D 5th U. S. remained on Little Round Top. Battery I 5th U. S. being unserviceable was sent from the field. The position of Battery L 1st Ohio remained nearly the same. At 3 A. M. Battery C 1st New York and Battery C 3D Mass. moved to the extreme left and not engaged.

Casualties Killed 1 Officer 7 Men. Wounded 1 Officer 32 Men. Captured or Missing 2 Men. Total 43.
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HM NumberHM9RH
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Year Placed1912
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 2:48pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308651 N 4407271
Decimal Degrees39.79390000, -77.23486667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.634', W 77° 14.092'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 38.04" N, 77° 14' 5.52" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2500 Sykes Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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