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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fourth Volunteer Brigade

Artillery Reserve

 

—Army of the Potomac —

 
Fourth Volunteer Brigade Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
1. Fourth Volunteer Brigade Tablet
Inscription.
Army of the Potomac
Artillery Reserve
Fourth Volunteer Brigade

Capt. Robert H. Fitzhugh
6th Maine Battery F
Lieut. Edwin B. Dow.
July 2d and 3d With First Volunteer Artillery Brigade near left of Second Corps line.
Maryland Battery A
Capt. James H. Rigby
July 2d and 3d Engaged on Powers Hill.
1st New Jersey Battery
Lieut. Augustin N. Parsons
July 3d Engaged on line of Second Division Second Corps.
1st New York Battery G
Capt. Nelson Ames
July 2d Engaged in Peach Orchard.
July 3d Engaged on left of Second Corps line.
1st New York Battery K (11th New York Attached)
Capt. Robert H. Fitzhugh
July 3d Engaged on Second Corps line.

Casualties Killed 2 men. Wounded 34 men. Total 36.
 
Erected 1912 by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
 
Location. 39° 48.811′ N, 77° 14.116′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hancock Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located east of the Angle and High Water Mark area in Gettysburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Fourth Volunteer Brigade Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 17, 2008
2. Fourth Volunteer Brigade Tablet
The tablet stands beside monuments for Battery K, 1st New York and 11th Battery New York Artillery.
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 99th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (a few steps from this marker); Battery K, 1st N.Y. Light Artillery (a few steps from this marker); Arnold's Battery (a few steps from this marker); Cyclorama Focal Point (a few steps from this marker); 1st Company Massachusetts Sharpshooters (a few steps from this marker); 11th Independent (Havelock) Battery (a few steps from this marker); Battlefield Landmarks - West and North (within shouting distance of this marker); Pettigrew and Trimble's Attack (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .  The High Water Mark. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on December 30, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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