Battery A, 1st New Jersey Artillery

Battery A, 1st New Jersey Artillery (HMASE)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.449', W 77° 14.128'

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Battery A, 1. N.J. Art.
From its position in
reserves s.w. of Powers'
Hill Galloped into action
at 3 p.m. July 3, 1863.
Fired 120 rounds shrapnel
at Pickett's column and
80 shell at a battery
in left front
Erected by the
State of New Jersey 1888

Hexamer's New Jersey
commanded in this battle by Firs Lieutenant
Augustine N. Parsons

Served Aug. 12. 1861
to June 22. 1865.
Engaged in 30 battles.

Losses. Killed 2. Wounded 7.
Position in action 45 yards E. of this stone.
Year Placed1888
Placed ByState of New Jersey
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 11:25pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308637 N 4408780
Decimal Degrees39.80748333, -77.23546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.449', W 77° 14.128'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 26.94" N, 77° 14' 7.68" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5463-5477 Hancock Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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