Difference between revisions of "19th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery (Atkinson's) (Confederate)"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m
Line 1: Line 1:
=== Brief History ===
+
=== Brief History ===
  
=== Companies ===
+
*Organized in June, 1862, with four companies, later increased to five.
 +
*April 1862, men from the United Light Artillery were transferred to the artillery and assigned to the 19th Battalion Virginia Artillery.
 +
*This unit was attached to the Department of Richmond and served throughout the war defending the city.
 +
*It was also active at Drewry's Bluff, in the Petersburg siege north of the James River, and around Appomattox.
 +
*Many were captured at Sayler's Creek, and 1 officer and 44 men surrendered on April 9, 1865.
 +
*Lieutenant Colonel John W. Atkinson and Major N. R. Cary were in command.
  
April 1862, men from the United Light Artillery were transferred to the artillery and assigned to the 19th Battalion Virginia Artillery.
+
=== Companies  ===
  
=== Source Material ===
+
Company A
  
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_a.html Roster]
  
 +
Company B
  
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_b.html Roster]
  
 +
Company B3rd
  
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_b_3rd.html Roster]
  
 +
Company C
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_c.html Roster]
 +
 +
Company C3rd
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_c_3rd.html Roster]
 +
 +
Company D
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_d.html Roster]
 +
 +
Company E
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_e.html Roster]
 +
 +
Company E1st
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_e_1st.html Roster]
 +
 +
Company E3rd
 +
 +
::[http://ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/artillery/rosters/19th_hvy_arty_bn_rost_e_3rd.html Roster]
 +
 +
=== Source Material  ===
  
 
[[Category:Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Virginia]]

Revision as of 18:13, 30 October 2010

Brief History

  • Organized in June, 1862, with four companies, later increased to five.
  • April 1862, men from the United Light Artillery were transferred to the artillery and assigned to the 19th Battalion Virginia Artillery.
  • This unit was attached to the Department of Richmond and served throughout the war defending the city.
  • It was also active at Drewry's Bluff, in the Petersburg siege north of the James River, and around Appomattox.
  • Many were captured at Sayler's Creek, and 1 officer and 44 men surrendered on April 9, 1865.
  • Lieutenant Colonel John W. Atkinson and Major N. R. Cary were in command.

Companies

Company A

Roster

Company B

Roster

Company B3rd

Roster

Company C

Roster

Company C3rd

Roster

Company D

Roster

Company E

Roster

Company E1st

Roster

Company E3rd

Roster

Source Material