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4th Iowa Independent Battery Light Artillery
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Active November 23, 1863 to July 14, 1865
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Artillery

The 4th Iowa Independent Battery Light Artillery was an artillery battery that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Service[]

The 4th Iowa Light Artillery was mustered into Federal service at Davenport, Iowa for a three year enlistment on November 23, 1863.

The battery was mustered out of Federal service on July 14, 1865.

Total strength and casualties[]

A total of 171 men served in the 4th Iowa Battery at one time or another during its existence.[1] It suffered 5 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 5 fatalities.[2]

Commanders[]

  • Captain Philip H. Goode.[3]

See also[]

  • List of Iowa Civil War Units
  • Iowa in the American Civil War

Notes[]

  1. http://iagenweb.org/civilwar/books/logan/mil722.htm Iowa Genweb Iowa in the Civil War Project after Logan, Guy E., Roster and Record of Iowa Troops In the Rebellion, Vol. 1
  2. http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/uniaart.htm The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
  3. Iowa Genweb Iowa in the Civil War Project after Logan, Guy E., Roster and Record of Iowa Troops In the Rebellion, Vol. 1

References[]


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