|Battery "D" 1st Michigan Volunteer Light Artillery|
Michigan state flag
|Active||September 17, 1861 to August 3, 1865|
|Equipment||10 pdr Parrott rifles|
|Engagements||Battle of Perryville|
Battle of Stones River
Battle of Chickamauga
Service[edit | edit source]
Battery "D" was organized at Coldwater, Michigan between September 17, 1861 and December 9, 1862.
Battery was engaged at: Hoover's Gap,Tn/ Chickamauga,Ga/ Chattanooga,Tn/ Mission Ridge,Tn/ Nashville,Tn
The battery was mustered out on August 3, 1865.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The battery lost 2 enlisted men killed in action or mortally wounded and 39 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 41 fatalities.
Total Enrollment--334..... Killed in Action--1..... Died of Wounds--1..... Died of Disease--38
Total Casualty Rate--11.9% 
Commanders[edit | edit source]
- Captain H.B. Corbin (Captain H.B. Corbin (Captain Church having been promoted to Major in the regiment on the 3rd of March, 1864)
- Captain Jesse Fuller (July 15 1865 until they were mustered out in Jackson, Michigan on the 3rd of August 1865)
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- 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/1std.htm Michigan in the Civil War website, retrieved June 3, 2007)
References[edit | edit source]
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