Commanding Officer at Sharpsburg:
Capt. Pichegru Woolfolk, Jr.
1 12-pdr. howitzer
12-lb Howitzer was of iron.
On the Sharpsburg Campaign
A 6-lb. Smoothbore piece was attached to the Battery for the battle: it was a section from Fleet's (Middlesex VA) Battery.
Map Showing this Unit
Detail Map #3: Mansfield's XII Corps Attacks Into the Cornfield
Battlefield Tablets for this Unit
References & Notes
Sources:Johnson, Curt & Anderson, Richard C., Artillery Hell: Employment of Artillery at Antietam, College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1995; and
A brief history of the Ashland Artillery - posted online by Robert H. Moore, II.
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