Virginia's United Light Artillery (Confederate)

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Brief History

  • Organized as infantry and attached to the 41st Regiment.
  • During April 1862, it was transferred to the artillery and assigned to the 19th Battalion Virginia Artillery.
  • In June it was detached and placed in the Richmond defenses. The company was active north and south of the James River and ended the war at Appomattox with 1 officer and 29 men.
  • Captain Thomas Kevill was in command.
  • AKA - Kevill's Company, Virginia Artillery


All of its members were recruited in Norfolk County.


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