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Confederate Battery

Wise (VA) Artillery

 

Commanding Officer at Sharpsburg:
  Capt. James S. Brown

 

Arms:
  4   Artillery of Unknown Type(s)

 

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


On the Sharpsburg Campaign

Captain Brown was wounded while in command of the Battery at Sharpsburg.

Statistics

Initial Strength: 81; Killed in Action (KIA): 1; Wounded (WIA): 4; Missing in Action (MIA): 1;
Losses, % of Initial Strength: 7.4%

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #303: Longstreet's Command - 14 Sep, 9 PM to 15 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #322: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 14 Sep, 9 PM to 16 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #368: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 16 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #304: Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM
Tablet #377: Wise Artillery, D.R. Jones' Division - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM

After the Sharpsburg Campaign

This battery was disbanded by Special Order on October 4, 1862.

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

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CaptBrown, James S        We have some details for this person

 

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