10th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery (Allen's) (Confederate)
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AKA Allen's Battalion
Organized April 14, 1862
Surrendered at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865
- Brandon Light Artillery completed its organization in May 1861 and became Company E of the 1st Regiment Virginia Artillery. It was detached in December and assigned to J. R. C. Lewis' Battalion, a temporary field command. Later the unit became Company D, 10th Battalion Virginia Heavy Artillery and was then known as the Jamestown Heavy Artillery.
- Its commander was Captain William Allen.