Imboden’s Brigade, Stuart’s Division

Imboden’s Brigade of Stuart’s Division, Army of Northern Virginia is honored by a monument and a tablet.

Imboden's Brigade Gettysburg December 2009

Location: West side of South Reynolds Avenue, just North of Fairfield Road.

Description: One of 64 Confederate brigade monuments.  Monolith consisting of polished smooth red Maine granite pedestal with a circular base. On each pedestal is mounted a bronze inscription tablet describing the movements and actions of the unit. Erected by the U.S. War Department and designed by E.B. Cope. They indicate the general location of the centers of the various Confederate brigades and artillery battalions during several phases of the battle. Bronze from melted Civil War cannons was used to create many of the inscription tablets.

Inscription:

C. S. A.
ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA
STUART’S CAVALRY DIVISION
IMBODEN’S BRIGADE
18th Virginia Cavalry 62nd Virginia Infantry Virginia Partisan Rangers
and McClanahan’s Virginia Battery

July 3. Command guarding ammunition and supply trains. Reached the field at noon and retired with the supply trains at night.

No report nor details of losses made.

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