First Brigade

First Brigade (HMAEI)

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

N 39° 48.47', W 77° 13.868'

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Horse Artillery - Cavalry Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps Horse Artillery
First Brigade

Capt. James M. Robertson

9th Michigan Battery
Capt. Jabez J. Daniels
July 3d Engaged on Cemetery Ridge south of Pleasonton Avenue subject to the orders of Major Gen. J. Newton.

6th New York Battery
Capt. Joseph W. Martin
In reserve.

2d U.S. Batteries B and L
Lieut. Edward Heaton
In reserve

2d U.S. Battery M
Lieut A.C.M. Pennington Jr.
July 3d With the Cavalry on the right

4th U.S. Battery E
Lieut. Samuel S. Elder
July 3d With First Brigade Third Division on the left.

Casualties. Killed 2 men. Wounded 1 officer 5 men. Total 8.
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HM NumberHMAEI
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Year Placed1912
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 8:37am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309009 N 4408810
Decimal Degrees39.80783333, -77.23113333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.47', W 77° 13.868'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 28.20" N, 77° 13' 52.08" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17-99 Pleasonton Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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