Daniel's Brigade

Daniel's Brigade (HMA1B)

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

N 39° 50.925', W 77° 14.613'

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Rodes's Division - Ewell's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

C.S.A.
Army of Northern Virginia
Ewell's Corps Rodes's Division
Daniel's Brigade

32nd. 43rd. 45th. 53rd. Regiments and 2nd.
Battalion North Carolina Infantry

July 1 The Brigade formed the right of Division and its line extended from Forney field to the railroad near the McPherson Barn. The regiments did not at first move together nor attack the same troops. The 43rd and 53rd Regiments aided by O'Neal's 3rd Alabama and Iverson's 12th North Carolina attacked the Union line in the Sheads and Forney woods. The 45th Regiment and 2nd Battalion fought the 2nd Brigade 3rd Division First Corps near the railroad cuts and being joined by the 32nd Regiment and other troops compelled retreat. The Regiments fought under a heavy Artillery fire. The Brigade was reunited and lost heavily in the struggle which dislodged the Union forces from Seminary Ridge.

July 2 On Seminary Ridge all day. After night moved into town.

July 3 Marched before daylight to Culp's Hill to aid Johnson's Division.

July 4 Occupied Seminary Ridge. At night began the march to Hagerstown.

Present 2100. Killed 165 wounded 635 missing 116. Total 916.
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HM NumberHMA1B
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Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 11:27pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308060 N 4413378
Decimal Degrees39.84875000, -77.24355000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.925', W 77° 14.613'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 55.50" N, 77° 14' 36.78" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6318 Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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