• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Baltimore Battery, Maryland, Confederate

Dedicated: May 30, 1900

Location: Back (west side) of Philadelphia Brigade park

Map Number: 33

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Baltimore Battery Monument

Baltimore Battery Monument

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Monument Text:
Maryland
Baltimore Battery,
Jackson's Division
C.S.A.
The Battery, under the command of Capt. J.B. Brockenbrough, occupied a position near this marker at daybreak, and opened the battle on the Confederate side. The monument to the Maryland troops is near the Dunkard Church.

Did You Know?

Henry Kyd Douglas

Henry Kyd Douglas, the youngest staff officer for Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a native of the Sharpsburg area. His family home was just 4 miles west of the Battlefield. His uniform and personal library are part of the Battlefield collection.