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Federal Battery

New Jersey Light Artillery, Battery A

 

Commanding Officer at Antietam:
  Capt. William Hexamer

 

Arms:
  6   10-pdr. Parrott

 

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


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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

References & Notes

The battery's flags are at the NJ Militia Museum.

We have one individual in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CaptHexamer, William (Wilhelm)         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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