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1st Artillery Regiment (Light)
Battery M
Civil War
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.

Monument at Gettysburg for Battery M 1st NY Artillery in the Civil War
On the westerly slope of Powers' Hill, about 250 yards from the Baltimore Pike.

INSCRIPTION
Front: BATTERY M, 1ST N. Y. LIGHT ARTILLERY, 1ST DIVISION, 12TH CORPS HELD THIS POSITION JULY 20-30, 1863.
Reverse: WINCHESTER, CEDAR MOUNTAIN, BEVERLY FORD, ANTIETAM, CHANCELLORSVILLE, GETTYSBURG, RESACA, NEW HOPE CHURCH, DALLAS, KOLB'S FARM, PEACH TREE CREEK, ATLANTA, AVERASBOROUGH, BENTONVILLE
Right Side: ORGANIZED: LOCKPORT, N. Y. MUSTERED IN OCT. 14, 1861
Left Side: RE-ENLISTED: DEC. 10, 1863 MUSTERED OUT JUNE 24, 1865

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Last modified: March 14, 2006
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