Barry and the Artillery Organization of the AOP: Part 5, Battery Assignments

For this installment of my look into the initial organization of the artillery supporting the Army of the Potomac, I turn to the battery assignments suggested by General William Barry, the army’s chief of artillery.   As with the battery compositions, Barry did not offer details to battery assignments in his August 1861 plan.  However inContinue reading “Barry and the Artillery Organization of the AOP: Part 5, Battery Assignments”