1st Maine Heavy Artillery


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Photo From Stone Sentinels website.

Dedicated May 17, 1901 by the Regiment survivors.  9906 South Harris Farm Road, Spotsylvania, VA 

In commemoration of the deeds of the 

First Regiment Heavy Artillery Massachusetts Volunteers 

Armed as Infantry 

Three Hundred and ninety eight of whose 

members fell within an hour around this spot during an action fought May 13, 1864 

Between a division of the Union Army commanded by General Tyler and a corps of the 

Confederate forces under General Ewell Erected by the survivors of the regiment

1901

MASSACHUSETTS

© Michael Beard 2015