Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Miscellaneous Missouri artillery units

Having looked at the second quarter, 1863 summaries for the First Regiment and Second Regiment (first formation) Missouri Artillery, we can now turn to eight entries carried at the bottom of the state’s listings: Eight lines.  Double the number from the previous quarter.  There is some carry-over from the previous quarter, but each line deservesContinue reading “Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Miscellaneous Missouri artillery units”

Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – Missouri’s Second Regiment and Militia

The first half of the Missouri entries on the Fourth Quarter, 1862 Summary Statements offered no small number of questions and gaps to fill. The second half of the entries offer, what I think, are the widest gaps in any section of the summary. There’s just no getting around the need for conjecture during the examination. One reader, who wishes to remain anonymous, has aided me greatly in the effort to properly identify and match these entries to batteries. But in the interest of keeping the level of conjecture down to the minimum, allow me to first present those entries “as is” for review.