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1st New York Light Artillery, Battery M

"Cothran's Battery"


Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
  Capt. George W. Cothran


  4   10-pdr. Parrott
  2   3-in. Ordnance Rifle


This Battery's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Twelfth (XII) Army Corps
  Division - XII Corps Artillery


Initial Strength: 124; Wounded (WIA): 6;
Losses, % of Initial Strength: 4.8%

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #27: Twelfth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM

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--CaptCothran, George W        We have some details for this person


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