1st Artillery Regiment (Light)
Monument at Gettysburg
Taken from Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg (New
York at Gettysburg) by the New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields
of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. Albany, NY: J.B. Lyon Company, 1902.
On East Cemetary Hill.
ERECTED 1891 BY THE STATE OF NEW YORK TO COMMEMORATE THE DETACHED MEN OF BATTERY
"E", FIRST N. Y. LT. ARTILLERY SERVING WITH "L" (REYNOLDS).
THESE WORKS WERE BUILT AND HELD BY BATTERY "L", LIEUTENANT GEORGE
BRECK, COMMANDING, AGAINST ASSAULTS OF INFANTRY AND ARTILLERY DURING THE SECOND
AND THIRD DAYS OF JULY, 1863 THIS MONUMENT IS COMMITTED TO THE CARE OF A DEAR
COUNTRY WE WERE PROUD TO SERVE.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
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