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Richmond 'Orange' (VA) Artillery

"Peyton's Battery"


Commanding Officer on the Sharpsburg Campaign:
  Capt. Jefferson Peyton


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


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


Initial Strength: not known; Wounded (WIA): 8;

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #355: Reserve Artillery, Army of Northern Virginia - 16 Sep, 12 PM to 18 Sep, 6 AM
Tablet #316: Jones' Battalion, Reserve Artillery - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 7 PM

We have one individual in the AotW database who was on the Maryland Campaign with this unit:


Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--CaptPeyton, Thomas Jefferson        We have some details for this person


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