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2nd United States Artillery, Battery A

 

Commanding Officer at Antietam:
  Capt. John C. Tidball

 

Arms:
  4   3-in. Ordnance Rifle

 

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Division - Pleasonton's Cavalry Division
  Brigade - Pleasonton's Horse Artillery


Statistics

Initial Strength: not known; Killed in Action (KIA): 1; Wounded (WIA): 3;

Maps Showing this Unit

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #122: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 10 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #21: Cavalry Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #121: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #92: Battery A, 2nd U.S. Artillery - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #30: Horse Batteries and Reserve Artillery - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM

We have 2 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--LtDennison, William Neil        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--CaptTidball, John Coldwell        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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