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Grandy
Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: June 28, 2008
Caption: Grandy's Battery Location
Additional Description: The marker is flanked by two empty carriages. The guns were removed for maintenance in 2008. The rifled guns were positioned here for parts of July 2 and 3, however the battery was in reserve during the great artillery bombardment preceding Pickett's charge. The howitzers were later placed into service here, but were not engaged.
Submitted: September 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p35612
File Size: 1.702 Megabytes


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