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Unit

Confederate Battery

Johnson's Richmond (VA) Battery

Commanding Officer:
  Capt. Marmaduke Johnson
Statistics for Maryland Campaign
  Initial Strength: not known
  Killed in Action (KIA): 1
  Wounded (WIA): 1

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

Battlefield Tablet for this Unit:
   Tablet #355: Reserve Artillery, Army of Northern Virginia - 16 Sep, 12 PM to 18 Sep, 6 AM

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



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In the Antietam Campaign:
This battery was one in the artillery battalions of Brown and Nelson who were guarding the Potomac fords near Williamsport and Shepherdstown on the Campaign. They were on the Virginia side of the river about a mile below Shepherdstown, and were not engaged at Sharpsburg. They were engaged, and took casualties in the skirmish at Shepherdstown on September 19th.

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Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CaptJohnson, Marmaduke         We have some details for this person

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