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The monument to Battery M is east of Gettysburg on the East Cavalry Battlefield, on East Cavalry Avenue (Google map; Tour map: East Cavalry Battlefield – south end

Monument to Battery M, 2nd United States Artillery at Gettysburg

From the monument:

Army of the Potomac
Cavalry Corps 

First Brigade Horse Artillery

Battery M Second U.S. Artillery

Six 3 inch Rifles
Lieut. A.C.M. Pennington commanding

July 2 Engaged with the Confederates at Hunterstown

July 3 Engaged in Brig. General Custer’s Brigade with Major General J.E.B. Stuart’s Confederate Cavalry on the right of the Union Army

Casualties: wounded 1 officer

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