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The monument to the 1st United States Artillery, Battery K is south of Gettysburg on the South Cavalry Battlefield. (map)

Monument to Battery K, 1st United States Artillery on the Gettysburg battlefield

From the monument:

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps
Second Brigade Horse Artillery

Battery K First U. S. Artillery

Six 3 inch Rifles
Captain William M. Graham, commanding

July 3. Arived on the field and took position on the left with cavalry and engaged during the attack of Brig. General E .J. Farnsworth’s and Brig. General W. Merritt’s Brigades on the Confederate right.

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Monument to Battery K, 1st United States Artillery on the Gettysburg battlefield

The monument is on the South Cavalry Field about three miles south of Gettysburg.