Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Graham's Battery - Dance's Battalion
Artillery Reserve - Ewell's Corps
—Army of Northern Virginia —
Ewell's Corps - Artillery Reserve
Dance's Battalion - Graham's Battery
Four 20 pounder Parrotts
July 1 The Battery arrived on the field too late to participate in the engagements of the day. Was ordered to report to Lieut-Colonel H.P. Jones commanding Artillery Early's Division and moved into position on the left to the south and east of town.
July 2 Remained in position on the left firing occasionally
July 3 Remained in position during the day and rejoined the Battalion during the night.
July 4 Took up line of march to Hagerstown.
Ammunition expended 439 rounds - Losses not reported in detail
Erected 1910 by Gettysburg National Military Park Commission.
Location. 39° 49.739′ N, 77° 12.787′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Benner's Hill Loop and Hanover Road (Pennsylvania Highway 116), on the right when traveling south on Benner's Hill Loop. Touch for map. Located in the Benner's Hill 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 Brown's Battery - Latimer's Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); Milledge's Battery - Nelson's Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); Nelson's Battalion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kirkpatrick's Battery - Nelson's Battalion (about 400 feet away); Benner's Hill (about 500 feet away); Carpenter's Battery - Latimer's Battalion (about 600 feet away); Massie's Battery - Nelson's Battalion (about 600 feet away); Latimer's Battalion (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
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