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Another View of the Battery
Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: February 21, 2009
Caption: Another View of the Battery
Additional Description: Looking across Emmitsburg Road at the tablet and guns. On the afternoon of July 2, Turnbull's Battery was called forward to support the right wing of Humphreys' Division. The battery engaged first in counter-battery fire against Confederate guns on Seminary Ridge. With the advance of Wilcox's Brigade, Turnbull's gunners switched to canister at close range. Finally attempting to retire by prolonge, the battery withdrew toward Plum Run.
Submitted: March 26, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p57161
File Size: 0.689 Megabytes

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