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Maryland Light Artillery, Battery A

 

Commanding Officer at Antietam:
  Capt. John W. Wolcott

 

Arms:
  8   3-in. Ordnance Rifle

 

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Sixth (VI) Army Corps
  Division - 1st Division, VI Corps
  Brigade - 1st Division, VI Corps Artillery


Statistics

Initial Strength: not known; Killed in Action (KIA): 1; Wounded (WIA): 11; Missing in Action (MIA): 2;

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #102: Sixth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 4 PM
Tablet #71: Slocum's Division, Sixth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 19 Sep, 9 AM

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

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CorpCasey, Martin WIA   09/17
--CaptWolcott, John W   

 

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