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Confederate Battery

Washington (LA) Artillery, 4th Company

"Eshleman's Battery"

 

Commanding Officer at Sharpsburg:
  Capt. B. F. Eshleman

 

Arms:
  2   6-pdr. Gun
  2   12-pdr. howitzer

 

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of Northern Virginia
  Corps - Longstreet's Command
  Division - Longstreet's Corps Artillery
  Brigade - 1st Battalion, Longstreet's Corps Artillery


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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #307: Washington Artillery, Longstreet's Command - 15 Sep, 8 AM to 16 Sep, 6 AM
Tablet #368: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 16 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #366: 2nd, 20th, and 50th Georgia Infantry - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 2 PM
Tablet #308: Washington Artillery, Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM

We have 6 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--PvtBabcock, O. S.        We have some details for this person
--PvtBaker, Henry H.        We have some details for this person
--CaptEshleman, Benjamin Franklin        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--PvtHufft, Bernard         We have some details for this person
--PvtHumphrey, George W.        We have some details for this person
--PvtLavery, Peter J.        We have some details for this person

 

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