Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
Capt. Charles D. Owen
6 3-in. Ordnance Rifle
The Battery left camp at Providence, after recruiting and organizing from October - December 1861, with 1st Lt Owen in command for Washington DC and Federal service.
Initial Strength: 135; Wounded (WIA): 5;
Losses, % of Initial Strength: 3.7%
Maps Showing this Unit
Detail Map #3: Mansfield's Twelfth Corps Attacks Into the Cornfield
Detail Map #5: Sedgwick is Flanked in the West Woods
Battlefield Tablets for this Unit
Tablet #35: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 7 AM to 15 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #115: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 7 AM
Tablet #40: French's Division, Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 2 PM
Tablet #121: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #116, cont: Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
References & Notes
Strength of 130 men and 5 officers from the Battery's morning report for 17 September 1862, courtesy Robert Grandchamp. More about members of this unit in a post on behind AotW.
We have 2 individuals who were on the Maryland Campaign in the AotW database for this unit:
|--||Pvt||Barber, James Albert|
|--||Capt||Owen, Charles D|
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