Artillery Brigade

Artillery Brigade (HMAIG)

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

N 39° 48.79', W 77° 14.132'

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Second Corps

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Second Corps
Artillery Brigade

Capt. John G. Hazard

1st. New York Battery B, Four 10 pounders
Lieut. Albert S. Sheldon, Capt. James M. Rorty, Lieut Robert E. Rodgers

1st. Rhode Island Battery A, Six 3 inch Rifles
Capt. William A. Arnold

1st. Rhode Island Battery B, Four 12 pounders
Lieut. T. Frederick Brown, Lieut. Wm. S. Perrin

1st. U.S. Battery I, Six 12 pounders
Lieut George A. Woodruff, Lieut. Tully McCrea

4th. U.S. Battery A, Six 3 inch Rifles
Lieut. Alonzo H. Cushing, Sergt. Frederick Fuger

July 1 Marched from Uniontown Md. at 2 p.m. Went into position at 11 p.m. on the Taneytown Road three miles from Gettysburg.

July 2 Moved with the Corps at daylight and went into position on the Corps battle line in the order from right to left as mentioned. The Batteries were engaged toward night with some loss.

July 3 Engaged with the Confederate Artillery in front at 8 a.m. and along the whole line at 1 p.m. and assisted in repulsing Longstreet's assault in the afternoon.

Casualties. Killed 3 officers 24 men. Wounded 5 officers 114 men. Missing 3 men. Total 149.
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HM NumberHMAIG
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Year Placed1912
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 9:44am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308647 N 4409411
Decimal Degrees39.81316667, -77.23553333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.79', W 77° 14.132'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 47.40" N, 77° 14' 7.92" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 75 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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