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Unit

Federal Battery

1st Pennsylvania Light Artillery, Battery A

Commanding Officer:
  Lt.John G. Simpson
Statistics for Maryland Campaign
  Initial Strength: 94
  Killed in Action (KIA): 1
  Wounded (WIA): 3
  Losses, % of Initial Strength: 4.3%

Arms:
  4   Napoleon

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
   Tablet #1: First Army Corps - 16 Sep, 2 PM to 16 Sep, 6 PM
   Tablet #15: Meade's Division, First Army Corps - 16 Sep, 2 PM to 16 Sep, 8 PM
   Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
   Tablet #11: Meade's Division, First Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 9 AM

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - First (I) Army Corps
  Division - 3rd Division, I Corps
  Brigade - 3rd Division, I Corps Artillery



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History of the Unit:
Original battery commander Capt Hezekiah Easton was killed at Gaines Mill 27 June 62, leaving Lt Simpson in command.

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

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
UnkPvtOsborn, Charles KIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--LtSimpson, John G        We have some details for this person

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