The battery was commanded at the Battle of Gettysburg by Captain William A. Harn. It brought 119 men to the field serving six 10-pounder Parrott Rifles.
From the front of the monument:
3rd N.Y. Independent Battery
Artillery Brigade Sixth Corps
July 2 & 3, 1863
From the rear of the monument:
Forced marched 36 miles, second position.
No losses. Mustered in May 21, 1861, participating
in all the campaigns of the Army of
the Potomac to the end of the war.
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