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

Hall's Battery

 
 
Hall's Battery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
1. Hall's Battery Marker
Inscription.
Hall's
Battery,
2nd. Maine,
July 2, 1863.

 
Erected 1890.
 
Location. 39° 49.053′ N, 77° 13.893′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Taneytown Road (State Highway 134), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located in the Gettysburg National Cemetery, near the south entrance. 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. Lincoln Address Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Massachusetts Light Battery (a few steps from this marker); Lincoln Speech Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers' National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st New Hampshire Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery H (Huntington's Battery) (within shouting distance of this marker); Gettysburg Address (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Third Volunteer Brigade (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. Hall's Battery at Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
Hall's Battery Position image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2008
2. Hall's Battery Position
Two 3-inch Ordnance Rifles flank the position marker. The guns are registry numbers 346 and 785.

1. East Cemetery Hill. National Park Service virtual tour stop. (Submitted on March 5, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Hall's Report on the Battle. (Submitted on March 5, 2009, 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 906 times since then and 78 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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