Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bachman's Battery - Henry's Battalion
Hood's Division - Longstreet's Corps
—Army of Northern Virginia —
Longstreet's Corps Hood's Division
Henry's Battalion Bachman's Battery
The German Artillery
July 2 In reserve near here but not engaged.
July 3 In position here and actively engaged in firing upon the Union lines within range. About 5 p.m. aided in repelling cavalry under Brig. Gen. Farnsworth which had charged into the valley between this point and Round Top.
July 4 Occupied position near by and west of this until 6 p.m. Then withdrew from the field.
Losses not reported in detail.
Erected 1910 by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Location. 39° 47.345′ N, 77° 15.232′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on South Confederate Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located in the Warfield Ridge section 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. Benning's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Texas (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hood's Division Henry's Battalion (about 500 feet away); Hood's Texas Brigade (about 500 feet away); Latham's Battery - Henry's Battalion (about 500 feet away); Robertson's Brigade (about 500 feet away); Gettysburg Campaign (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
Also see . . . Warfield Ridge. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on January 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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