Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – 1st New York Light Artillery Regiment

Moving in order through the second quarter summaries, New York is the next state to consider.  And Colonel Charles S. Wainwright’s 1st New York Light Artillery Regiment is the first of those entries. We find returns registered for nine of the twelve batteries of the regiment.  And of those nine, three were not received untilContinue reading “Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – 1st New York Light Artillery Regiment”

Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Maine’s batteries

Through June of 1863, the state of Maine provided six batteries to the Federal cause (a seventh would follow later in the year).  Looking at the summary for the second quarter, 1863, we find the Ordnance Department recorded returns from four of the six: Somewhat a regression from the previous quarter, where five of theContinue reading “Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Maine’s batteries”