Green's Battery - Louisiana Guard - Gettysburg, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 39° 50.293 W 077° 10.032
18S E 314564 N 4412048
Quick Description: One of many markers denoting the happenings at the Battle of Gettysburg.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2015 6:07:37 AM
Waymark Code: WMNQE2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Army of Northern Virginia
Ewell's Corps
Early's Division
Jones's Battalion
Green's Battery
Louisiana Guard Artillery
Two 10 pounder parrots and two 3 inch rifles

July 3, After taking part in the fighting on the previous two days at Gettysburg and Hunterstown the battery being detached from its battalion brought its parrot guns here and rendered important service in the cavalry battle not withdrawing until after dark.

Losses - Killed 2 Wounded 5 Total 7
Horses disabled 2
Union, Confederate or Other Monument: Union

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Date Installed or Dedicated: Not listed

Name of Government Entity or Private Organization that built the monument: Not listed

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