The marker for the Charlottesville (Virginia) Artillery is north of Gettysburg on Jones Battalion Avenue. The battery was commanded at the Battle of Gettysburg by Captain James McDowell Carrington. (Jones Avenue tour map)
July 1. Arrived on the field with Early’s Division in the afternoon. Was ordered to cross Rock Creek and move in rear of Gordon’s Brigade then advancing. Went into battery on a street in suburbs of the town and remained until near dark when ordered to a position near the railroad.
July 2. Remained near the railroad. Not engaged.
July 3. Occupied the same position. Not engaged.
July 4. Moved in the rear of Early’s Division.
Casualties not reported.