Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – New York Independent Batteries (Part 3)

Time to “close out” the New York Independent Battery summaries for first quarter, 1863 by looking at the last set – the 25th and higher: Like a half empty ammunition chest!  The Ordnance Department recorded batteries numbered up to the 32nd.  And we see only the 25th, 27th, and 32nd gave returns.  So we shouldContinue reading “Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – New York Independent Batteries (Part 3)”

Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – New York Independent Batteries, Part 2

Earlier this week, I started on the long list of New York Independent Light Artillery Batteries, from the fourth quarter (December), 1862 summaries.  This second part of the list presents a lot more gaps to fill and questions to answer: Notice this set of batteries, between the 15th and 32nd, is not complete.  So that’sContinue reading “Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – New York Independent Batteries, Part 2”