|Battery "B" 1st Michigan Volunteer Light Artillery|
Michigan state flag
|Active||September 10, 1861 to June 14, 1865|
|Equipment||10-lb. Parrott rifles|
|Engagements||Battle of Resaca|
March to the Sea
Battle of Bentonville
Service[edit | edit source]
Battery "B" was organized at Detroit, Michigan between September 10 and December 14, 1861.
The battery was mustered out on June 14, 1865.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
Over its existence, the battery carried a total of 240 men on its muster rolls.
The battery lost 1 officer and 1 enlisted man killed in action or mortally wounded and 35 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 37 fatalities.
Commanders[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- http://www.michiganinthewar.org/rosters.htm Michigan in the Civil War website, retrieved June 3, 2007)
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unmiarty.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. Retrieved June 19, 2007.
- http://www.michiganinthewar.org/artillery/1stb.htm Michigan in the Civil War website, retrieved June 3, 2007)
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