Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – Vermont Batteries

For the fourth quarter of 1862, the batteries of Vermont got no love from the clerks at the Ordnance Department.  For the first of 1863, at least the batteries received mention: A small state, Vermont provided only two light batteries up to this point of the war (a third would be mustered in January 1864).Continue reading “Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – Vermont Batteries”

Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – Vermont… and others unmentioned

Moving through the remaining state batteries, we come to Vermont…. and this offering: Nothing to see here… move along… Well, let us not move along!  There’s something missing here.  Vermont provided several batteries to the Federal cause.  These deserve mention here.  If nothing else let us identify omissions.  At the time of reporting (December 1862)Continue reading “Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – Vermont… and others unmentioned”