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Unit

Confederate Battery

Baltimore (MD) Artillery

Commanding Officer:
  Capt. J. B. Brockenbrough
Arms:
  1   3-in. Ordnance Rifle
  1   Blakely
  1   10-pdr. Parrott
  1   12-pdr. howitzer

Maps Showing this Unit:
   Detail Map #1: Hookers I Corps Sweeps Down the Pike
   Detail Map #4: Greene's High-Water Mark in the West Woods
   Detail Map #5: Sedgwick is Flanked in the West Woods

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
   Tablet #314: Jackson's Command - 15 Sep, 4 PM to 16 Sep, 10 PM
   Tablet #381: Jackson's Division, Jackson's Command - 16 Sep, 4 PM to 16 Sep, 7 PM
   Tablet #315: Jackson's Command - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM
   Tablet #382: Jackson's Division, Jackson's Command - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 7 AM
   Tablet #382, cont: Jackson's Division, Jackson's Command - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 9 AM

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of Northern Virginia
  Corps - Jackson's Command
  Division - Jackson's Division
  Brigade - Jackson's Division Artillery



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In the Antietam Campaign:
According to a tablet on the battlefield at Antietam, the battery's single 12 pounder howitzer was of iron rather than the usual bronze, and was unique at the battle. Thanks to Richard Smith for posting the tablet photo to the Facebook All About Antietam group.

We have one individual in the AotW database for this unit:

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CaptBrockenbrough, John Bowyer        We have some details for this person

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