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Confederate Battery

Manly's (NC) Battery

 

Commanding Officer on the Sharpsburg Campaign:
  Capt. Basil C. Manly

 

Arms:
  1   3-in. Ordnance Rifle
  2   12-pdr. howitzer
  3   6-pdr. Gun

 

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


Unit history

Organized in April 1861 in Raleigh as the Ellis Light or Ellis Flying Artillery. They mustered into Confederate service on 8 May 1861; officially designated as Company A, 10th Regiment, NC State Troops (1st Regiment NC Artillery). First Captain was Stephen Dodson Ramseur who was relieved by Basil Charles Manly in April 1862.

Battlefield Tablet for this Unit

Tablet #357: McLaws' Division, Longstreet's Command - 16 Sep, 11 AM to 18 Sep, 9 PM

We have 7 individuals who were on the Maryland Campaign in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--PvtAllen, George M.        We have some details for this person
--PvtBaker, R. J. P.POW   09/15     We have some details for this person
--PvtDeal, Reddin A.KIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--CaptManly, Basil Charles        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--PvtMaybury, James WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--PvtWinters, John F.WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
--LtWrenshall, Charles ChristopherWIA   09/17     We have some details for this person

 

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