Hardaway Alabama Artillery

Hardaway Alabama Artillery (HMBS7)

Location: Gettysburg, PA 17325 Adams County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 50.932', W 77° 14.619'

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Artillery Reserve - Hill's Corps

— Army of Northern Virginia —

Army of Northern Virginia
Hill's Corps Artillery Reserve
McIntosh's Battalion Hurt's Battery
Hardaway Alabama Artillery

Two Whitworth 3 inch Rifles

July 1 The Whitworths were in position to the right of the Chambersburg Pike near the position of Pegram's Battalion. Opened fire slowly and effectively shelling the woods occupied by the Union troops to the right of the town.

July 2 The Battery in position on Seminary Ridge south of the Hagerstown Road exposed to a heavy fire from the Union sharpshooters and artillery.

July 3 The Whitworth guns were moved to this position and fired with great effect. The 3 Inch Rifles remaining on Seminary Ridge south of the Hagerstown Road.

July 4 Withdrew at evening to Marsh Creek on the Fairfield Road.
HM NumberHMBS7
Year Placed1910
Placed ByGettysburg National Military Park Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 4:17pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308052 N 4413391
Decimal Degrees39.84886667, -77.24365000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.932', W 77° 14.619'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 55.92" N, 77° 14' 37.14" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Confederate Ave, Gettysburg PA 17325, US
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