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Unit

Federal Battery

2nd United States Artillery, Battery M

Commanding Officer:
  Lt. Peter C. Hains
Statistics for Maryland Campaign
  Initial Strength: not known
  Killed in Action (KIA): 2
  Wounded (WIA): 3

Arms:
  6   3-in. Ordnance Rifle
One section, 2 guns, were detached under the command of Lt R. Hunter Chapin to Col Farnsworth's 2nd Brigade.


Map Showing this Unit:
   Detail Map #8a: Sykes' Regulars Begin Advance on Sharpsburg

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
   Tablet #122: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 10 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
   Tablet #93: Battery M, 2nd U.S. Artillery - 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 #30: Horse Batteries and Reserve Artillery - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM

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



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We have 4 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--LtChapin, Robert Hunter        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--SgtFinly, William KIA   09/17
--LtHains, Peter Conover        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHamilton, Frank Brown        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

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