3rd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery, Company I

   

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Muster In: Two more Companies organized at Philadelphia as Companies “I” and “M.” Regiment organized February 17, 1863.1
Muster Out: Mustered out November 9, 1865.2

Commander(s):
Captain Osbourn Wattson
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Fifth Offensive Order of Battle: Escort | Army of the James | Union Army3

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Ninth Offensive Order of Battle: Headquarters Guard | Army of the James | Union Army4,5

  • Commander: Captain Osbourn Wattson (March 31, 1865)6
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Dyer’s/Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Siege of Petersburg Battles7:

  • Company “I” served at Headquarters Army of the James in Appomattox Campaign and was present at Appomattox C. H. April 9, 1865; surrender of Lee and his army.

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

      Sources:

      1.  A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      2.  A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      3. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1302.
      4. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLVI, Part 1 (Serial Number 95), page 576: “Organization of the Union Forces” (March 31, 1865)
      5. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLVI, Part 1 (Serial Number 95), page 592: “Return of casualties in the Union Forces commanded by Lieut. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, March 29-April 9, 1865”
      6. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLVI, Part 1 (Serial Number 95), page 576: “Organization of the Union Forces” (March 31, 1865)
      7.  A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)

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