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Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery

 
 
Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 12, 2008
1. Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument
Inscription.
Battery H
3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery
1st Brigade 2d Division
Cavalry Corps

Mounted as a battery of light artillery May 6 1863
Second Section Participated in the Battle

Mustered in
January 19 1863
Mustered out July 25, 1865

Temporarily attached to
the 1st Brigade 2d Division
Cavalry Corps
from June 28 to July 7 1863

 
Erected 1891 by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
 
Location. 39° 49.134′ N, 77° 10.418′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Hanover Road (Pennsylvania Route 116) 0.6 miles east of Hoffman Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. 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. Third Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery M, Second U.S. Artillery (approx. mile away); First Maine Cavalry (approx. mile away); Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery (approx. mile away); Second Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery
Relief on the Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 12, 2008
2. Relief on the Monument
(approx. half a mile away); Michigan Cavalry Brigade (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Second Brigade (approx. 0.7 miles 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. Battery H, 3rd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery at Gettysburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Front Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 12, 2008
3. Front Inscription
Inscription on Left Footing of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 12, 2008
4. Inscription on Left Footing of Monument
Inscription on Right Footing of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 12, 2008
5. Inscription on Right Footing of Monument
Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 23, 2015
6. Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument
Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 23, 2015
7. Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,074 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   6, 7. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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