Batteries F & K, Third U.S. Artillery

Batteries F & K, Third U.S. Artillery (HMBCF)

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

N 39° 48.455', W 77° 14.678'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 113 views
Inscription

First Regular Brigade - Artillery Reserve

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Artillery Reserve
First Regular Brigade
Batteries F & K Third U.S. Artillery

Six 12 pounders
Lieut. John C. Turnbull Commanding

July 1 Took position on crest of hill near General Meade's Headquarters.

July 2 Moved to a position at the right of a log house on the Emmitsburg Road with Brig. General A.A. Humphreys's Division Third Corps. Engaged here but was compelled to retire with the loss of 45 horses killed and 4 guns which were afterwards recaptured.

July 3 Went into position near the Taneytown Road on the left of Cemetery Hill.

Casualties. Killed 1 officer and 8 men. Wounded 14 men. Missing 1 man.
Details
HM NumberHMBCF
Tags
Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 12:01pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307853 N 4408811
Decimal Degrees39.80758333, -77.24463333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.455', W 77° 14.678'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 27.30" N, 77° 14' 40.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 50 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?