Pennsylvania Independent Battery A lost 1 officer and 16 enlisted men to disease in the Civil War.

1861
September 19, 1861 Organized at Philadelphia under Captain Frank Schaffer
Garrison at Fort Delaware for entire term
1862
February 28, 1862 Captain Schaffer resigned and was repaced in command of the battery by 1st Lieutenant Stan. Miotkowski, who was promoted to captain
1865
June 30, 1865 Mustered out