Dearing's Battalion

Dearing's Battalion (HM7S0)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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N 39° 48.305', W 77° 15.366'

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Pickett's Division - Longstreet's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Longstreet's Corps Pickett's Division
Dearing's Battalion

Stribling's, Caskie's, Macon's, and Blount's
Two 20 pounder Parrotts, Three 10 pounder Parrotts
One 3 inch Rifle and Twelve Napoleons

July 3 Advanced to the front about daybreak and took a conspicuous part in the battle. In the cannonade preceding Longstreet's assault it fired by Battery and very effectively. Having exhausted its ammunition and being unable to obtain a fresh supply it was withdrawn from the field about 4 p.m.

July 4 In line of battle all day with McLaws's Division. Marched at sunset to Black Horse Tavern.

Losses. Killed 8, wounded 17. Total 25. Horses killed and disabled 37.
HM NumberHM7S0
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 8:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306864 N 4408558
Decimal Degrees39.80508333, -77.25610000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.305', W 77° 15.366'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 18.30" N, 77° 15' 21.96" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 572-600 W Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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