Confederate Regiments & BatteriesVirginia


1861
Fall Organized in Henrico County under the command of Captain Johnson H. Sands.
October-April Assigned to the Artillery Battalion, Department of the Peninsula.
1862
April-May
Siege of Yorktown

Assigned to the Griffith’s Brigade, McLaws’s Division, Magruder’s Command, Department of Northern Virginia.

April 30 The battery was reorganized under Captain Johnson H. Sands.
May-June Assigned to the Cabell’s Artillery Battalion, Magruder’s Division, Army of Northern Virginia.
June Assigned to the Toombs’s Brigade, Magruder’s Division, Army of Northern Virginia.
June 24 Equipped with one 10 pounder Parrott Rifle and three 6 pounder Smoothbores.
July-October Assigned to the Browm’s Regiment, Reserve Artillery, Army of Northern Virginia.
October 4 Disbanded by Special Order 209, Headquarters of the Army of Northern Virginia and the personnel distributed to other batteries.