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J. G. Hazard

J. G. Hazard

Federal (USA)


John Gardner Hazard

(? - 1897)

Home State: Rhode Island

Command Billet: Battery Commander

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery, Battery B

Before Antietam

On 19 August 1862 Captain Bartlett resigned, and was succeeded by Captain Hazard, who was promoted from First Lieutenant, Battery A.

The rest of the War

On 25 May 1863 Captain Hazard was assigned command of the artillery brigade of the Second Army Corps. He was promoted to Major in April 1864.