Battery H, 1st U.S. Artillery

Battery H, 1st U.S. Artillery (HMB0E)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 49.162', W 77° 13.874'

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First Regular Brigade - Artillery Reserve

— Army of the Potomac —

Army of the Potomac
Artillery Reserve
First Regular Brigade
Battery H First U.S. Artillery

Six 12 pounders
Lieut. Chandler P. Eaken commanding

July 2 In position on Cemetery Hill facing the Emmitsburg Road. Engaged Juy 2d and 3d. Lieut Eakin was severely wounded after his guns went into battery and the commmand devolved on Lieut. Phillip D. Mason.

Casualties. Killed 1 man. Wounded 1 officer and 7 men. Missing 1 man.
HM NumberHMB0E
Year Placed1907
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
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Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 309032 N 4410090
Decimal Degrees39.81936667, -77.23123333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.162', W 77° 13.874'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 9.72" N, 77° 13' 52.44" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 348-380 Soldiers’ National Cemetery, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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