Battery F, Pennsylvania Light Artillery

Battery F, Pennsylvania Light Artillery (HM8DX)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.08', W 77° 14.966'

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Hampton's Battery

F. Penna. Light Artillery
Organized at Pittsburgh
Hampton's Battery

(Right): From June 3 1863 to March 25 1864 Batteries F and C served as a consolidated battery.

July 2, occupied this position from about 5 to 6 o'clock p.m. July 3, with the left centre on cemetery ridge on left of First Volunteer Brigade Reserve Artillery marked by tablet. 24 men from battery F were detailed to Battery H 1st Ohio Artillery posted in the Cemetery during the battle.

(Left):Mustered in Oct. 8, 1861
re-enlisted Feb. 27, 1864
Mustered out June 26, 1865
HM NumberHM8DX
Year Placed1893
Placed ByCommonwealth of Pennsylvania
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 6:33pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 307424 N 4408128
Decimal Degrees39.80133333, -77.24943333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.08', W 77° 14.966'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 4.80" N, 77° 14' 57.96" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 744 Wheatfield Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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