Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
15th New York Battery
Captain Patrick Hart
Lieut. Edward M. Knox
Formerly Light Battery B.
July 2nd. 1863.
Killed 3, wounded 13.
Total loss 16.
Erected 1888 by State of New York.
Location. 39° 48.063′ N, 77° 14.891′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Wheatfield Road and Sickles Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Wheatfield Road. Click for map. Located near stop 10, the Peach Orchard, on the driving tour of Gettysburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 141st Pennsylvania Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Peach Orchard Salient (within shouting distance of this marker); First Volunteer Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Clark's Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 68th Pennsylvania Infantry 139th Pennsylvania Volunteers (about 300 feet away); Sickles' Excelsior Brigade (about 300 feet away); 10th Independent Battery New York Light Artillery (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. 15th New York Independent Battery at Gettysburg.
Also see . . .
1. The Peach Orchard. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on October 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. 15th New York Independent Battery. Short history of the unit. (Submitted on October 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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