Company B, 4th U.S. Artillery

Company B, 4th U.S. Artillery (HMBFO)

Location: Gainesville, VA 20155 Prince William County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 48.782', W 77° 33.385'

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Second Battle of Manassas

August 28, 1862
6:30 p.m.

1st Division (King), Third Corps (McDowell),
Army of Virginia, USA

Company B, 4th U.S. Artillery
Capt. Joseph B. Campbell
Six 12-pounder Napoleons

"Campbell's pieces came up on the gallop, these fences along the pike being torn down to let them pass into the field. With shells bursting about them, they were placed in position and began to reply rapidly from the knoll from where I had first caught sight of the enemy's guns.
- Brig. Gen. John Gibbon
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 8:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 278038 N 4299133
Decimal Degrees38.81303333, -77.55641667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 48.782', W 77° 33.385'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 48' 46.92" N, 77° 33' 23.10" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 280 Union Line Tour Route, Gainesville VA 20155, US
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