Second Volunteer Brigade

Second Volunteer Brigade (HMB1W)

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

N 39° 49.222', W 77° 13.734'

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Artillery Reserve

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Artillery Reserve
Second Volunteer Brigade

Capt. Elijah D. Taft

1st Conn. Heavy Battery B
Capt. Albert F. Brooker
Not engaged

1st Conn. Heavy Battery M
Capt. Franklin A. Pratt
Not engaged

2d Conn. Battery
Capt. John W. Sterling
July 2d Reinforced Third Corps line and late in the day retired and formed line under Lieut. Col. F. McGlivery on left of Second Corps.
5th New York Battery
Capt. Elijah D. Taft
July 2d and 3d Engaged on Cemetery Hill.

Casualties. Killed 1 man. Wounded 5 men. Captured or missing 2 men. Total 8.
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HM NumberHMB1W
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Year Placed1912
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 10:10pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309235 N 4410196
Decimal Degrees39.82036667, -77.22890000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.222', W 77° 13.734'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 13.32" N, 77° 13' 44.04" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 945 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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