Carlton's Battery - Cabell's Battalion

Carlton's Battery - Cabell's Battalion (HM7X0)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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N 39° 47.942', W 77° 15.361'

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McLaws's Division - Longstreet's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Longstreet's Corps McLaws's Division
Cabell's Battalion Carlton's Battery
The Troup Artillery

Second Section Two 12 pounder Howitzers

July 2 This section took position here at 4 p.m. and was actively engaged until near dark.

July 3 In position near main artillery line but under cover of hill in front of Spangler's Woods. After repulse of Longstreet's assault advanced 300 yards and aided in checking pursuit. Retired from the front after dark.

July 4 In position here all day and withdrew from the field after night. Their ammunition was nearly exhausted.

Losses of both section killed 1, wounded 6

Horses of both sections killed or disabled 17.
HM NumberHM7X0
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 11:51pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306854 N 4407886
Decimal Degrees39.79903333, -77.25601667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.942', W 77° 15.361'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 56.52" N, 77° 15' 21.66" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 427-549 SW Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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