Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battery H, 3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery
3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery
1st Brigade 2d Division
Mounted as a battery of light artillery May 6 1863
Second Section Participated in the Battle
January 19 1863
Mustered out July 25, 1865
Temporarily attached to
the 1st Brigade 2d Division
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. Touch 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. ¼ mile away); Battery M, Second U.S. Artillery (approx. ¼ mile away); First Maine Cavalry (approx. ¼ mile away); Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery (approx. ¼ mile away); Second Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Batteries E & G First U.S. Artillery Michigan Cavalry Brigade (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Second Brigade (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map 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 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,118 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6, 7. submitted on December 2, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.