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The monument to Battery M is east of Gettysburg on the East Cavalry Battlefield, on East Cavalry Avenue (East Cavalry Battlefield – south end tour map)

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

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

Location of the monument

The monument to Battery M is east of Gettysburg on East Cavalry Avenue on the East Cavalry Battlefield.

Casualties: wounded 1 officer

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