864gag: Union Artillery Detonation of the Mine Siege of Petersburg 30 July 1864

   

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in Specific Battles

                         Union Artillery
                     Detonation of the Mine
                       Siege of Petersburg
                          30 July 18641 

                       Commanding               Ammunition
Co  Artillery Bat'n     Officer     Armament     Expended
 B  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Booker   6 4.5" guns      216
 M  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Pratt    6 4.5" guns      331
 A  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Gillet   4 8" mortars     259
 C  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Brown    6 4.5" guns      300
 A  1st Connecticut  Lt. Patterson 6 8" mortars     217
 C  1st Connecticut   Cpt. Pierce 10 10" mortars    360
 C  4th New York      Lt.McPherson 6 Coehorn
                                    mortars         315
 I  1st Connecticut   Lt.Jackson   4 8" mortars     337
 I  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Burton   3 30pdr
                                     Parrotts       176
 D  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Brigham  4 30pdr
                                     Parrotts        65
 D  1st Connecticut   Lt.Williams  5 Coehorns       121
 F  1st Connecticut   Cpt. Dow     3 30pdr
                                     Parrotts       206
                                   4 8" mortars     174
 G  1st Connecticut   Cpt.Osborne  1 13" mortar      19
 G  1st Connecticut   Lt.Sargeant  2 8" mortars     136
                                   5 Coehorn
                                      mortars       334
 K  4th New York      Cpt.Gould    6 Coehorn
                                      mortars       267

(Order of Battle From the George Nafziger Collection)2

Source:

  1. U.S. War Department, The War of the Succession, A Compilation of
    Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Government Printing Office; Washington D.C. 1882
  2. George Nafziger Order of Battle Collection

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