Ross's Battery - Lane's Battalion

Ross's Battery - Lane's Battalion (HM7FB)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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N 39° 49.159', W 77° 14.827'

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Anderson's Division - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Anderson's Division
Lane's Battalion - Ross's Battery

One Napoleon, Three 10 pounder Parrotts
One 3 inch Navy Parrott, One 12 pounder Howitzer

July 2 Five of the guns were in position here and actively engaged under a heavy fire of artillery. The Howitzer was detached and served with Patterson's Battery south of Spangler's Woods.

July 3 Remained here and participated in all the operations of the artillery including the cannonade preceding Longstreet's Assault.

July 4 Withdrew about sunset and began the march to Hagerstown.

Losses Killed 1, wounded 7, missing 2.

Ammunition expended 506 rounds.

Horses killed or disabled 9.
HM NumberHM7FB
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 11:04am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307673 N 4410119
Decimal Degrees39.81931667, -77.24711667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.159', W 77° 14.827'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 9.54" N, 77° 14' 49.62" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 126-142 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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