|March 10||Created at Winchester under the command of Captain Wifred Emory Cutshaw (Virginia Military Institute Class of 1858).|
Shenandoah Valley Campaign
Assigned to Artillery Battalion, Jackson’s Division, Army of the Valley District
|June-September||Assigned to Artillery Battalion, Jackson’s Division, Jackson’s Command, Army of Northern Virginia|
Captain Cutshaw was wounded in the left knee and captured.
|August 8||Captain Cutshaw was paroled. It is reportaed that he was not exchanged and was still disabled by his wound so as to miss the Maryland Campaign.|
|September||Assigned to Reserve Artillery, Jackson’s Command, Army of Northern Virginia|
The battery was armed with two 12 pounder howitzers and one (possibly two) 3″ Ordnance Rifles. It was posted east of Sharpsburg on the high ground along the Boonsboro Pike.
|October 2||Consolidated with the Alleghany Artillery due to casualties.|