The Botetourt Artillery

The Botetourt Artillery (HMFS7)

Location: Buchanan, VA 24066 Botetourt County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 31.555', W 79° 40.918'

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(East Face)
In Commemoration of the deeds and services of the Buchanan Company. Organized Oct. 1859, as the Mountain Rifles Virginia Volunteers. Enlisted May 1861, in the Confederate States Army, for twelve months, as Co. 1-H-28 Regiment Virginia Infantry. Reenlisted Nov. 1861, for the war, as Anderson's Battery Light Artillery. Renamed, March 1863, as the Botetourt Artillery.

(South Face)
To Our Loving, self-sacrificiing, Confederate women.

(West Face)
To our comrades who have died since the war, and to the survivors of our Company.

(North Face)
To our officers and men who were killed in battle, and who dies from wounds and disease during the war.
HM NumberHMFS7
Year Placed1902
Placed ByThe Botetourt Artillery Monument Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 6:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 616463 N 4154032
Decimal Degrees37.52591667, -79.68196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 31.555', W 79° 40.918'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 31' 33.30" N, 79° 40' 55.08" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19517-19625 Lee Highway, Buchanan VA 24066, US
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