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Confederate Battery

Madison Light Artillery (LA)

"Moody's Battery"

 

Commanding Officer at Sharpsburg:
  Capt. George V. Moody

 

Arms:
  2   3-in. Ordnance Rifle
  2   24-pdr. Howitzer

 

This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of Northern Virginia
  Corps - Longstreet's Command
  Division - Longstreet's Corps Artillery
  Brigade - 2nd Battalion, Longstreet's Corps Artillery


Unit history

Also known as the Madison "Tips" (Tipperarys), this was a unit mostly made up of Irishmen.

Statistics

Initial Strength: not known; Killed in Action (KIA): 4; Wounded (WIA): 24;

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #305: Reserve Artillery, Longstreet's Command - 15 Sep, 8 AM to 16 Sep, 6 AM
Tablet #306: Reserve Artillery, Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM

We have 7 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--PvtBradley, John KIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--SgtBuffington, Jonathan L.WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--PvtCunningham, Michael KIA   09/17
--LtGorey, John B.KIA   09/17
--PvtLynch, John AWOL   09/16     We have some details for this person
--PvtMcLaughlin, John AWOL   09/17     We have some details for this person
--CaptMoody, George V.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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