Richmond Courtney Virginia Artillery (Tanner’s VA Battery)

   

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Muster In: Organized on July 8, 1861.1
Muster Out: This unit was “apparently consolidated with other batteries of Cutshaw’s Artillery Battalion some time in late 1864.”2

Commander(s):
Captain William A. Tanner
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Commander 2
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Commander 3
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First Offensive Order of Battle: Cutshaw’s Artillery Battalion | Carter’s Artillery Division | Artillery Defenses | Department of Richmond | Confederate Army3

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Second Offensive Order of Battle: Cutshaw’s Artillery Battalion | Carter’s Artillery Division | Artillery Defenses | Department of Richmond | Confederate Army4

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Third Offensive Order of Battle: Cutshaw’s Artillery Battalion | Carter’s Artillery Division | Artillery Defenses | Department of Richmond | Confederate Army5

  • Commander: Captain William A. Tanner 6
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Fourth Offensive Order of Battle: Cutshaw’s Artillery Battalion | Carter’s Artillery Division | Artillery Defenses | Department of Richmond | Confederate Army (August 1-7, 1864)7

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  • Note: Cutshaw’s Battalion left to join Early in the Shenandoah Valley on August 7, 1864.8

Fifth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.

Sixth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.

Seventh Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.

Eighth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.

Ninth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.

Dyer’s/Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Siege of Petersburg Battles9:

  • None listed.

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

      Sources:

      1. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Virginia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 66-67
      2. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Virginia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 66-67
      3. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., p. 117
      4. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., p. 117
      5. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 127
      6. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 127
      7. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 136
      8. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 136
      9. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Virginia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 66-67

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