Law's Brigade

Law's Brigade (HMA2K)

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

N 39° 47.208', W 77° 15.252'

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Hood's Division - Longstreet's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

C.S.A.
Army of Northern Virginia
Longstreet's Corps Hood's Division
Law's Brigade

4th. 15th. 44th. 47th. 48th. Alabama
Infantry

July 2 Left New Guilford 25 miles distant at 3 a.m. Arrived and formed line 50 yards west of this about 4 p.m. and advanced against the Union positions. The 4th, 15th and 47th Regiments attacked Little Round Top and continued the assault until dark. The 44th and 48th assisted in capturing Devil's Den and 3 guns of the 4th New York Battery.

July 3 Occupied the breastworks on west slope of Round Top. The 47th and 15th Regiments assisted at 5 p.m. in repulsing cavalry led by Brig.-Gen. E.J. Farnsworth in Plum Run Valley.

July 5 About 5 a.m. began the march to Hagerstown Md.

Present about 1500. Losses about 550.
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HM NumberHMA2K
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Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306975 N 4406525
Decimal Degrees39.78680000, -77.25420000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.208', W 77° 15.252'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 12.48" N, 77° 15' 15.12" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 32 S Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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