United States Regiments & Batteries > Maine > 7th Maine Battery

The 7th Maine Battery lost 13 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 27 to disease during the Civil War.

Organized at Augusta
December 30 Mustered in
February 1 Left State for Washington, D.C.
February Duty at Camp Barry
May 3-June 15

Campaign from the Rapidan to the James River

Attached to 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army Potomac

May 5-7

Battle of the Wilderness

May 8-21

Spotsylvania Court House

May 23-26

North Anna

May 23-24 Ox Ford
May 26-28 Line of the Pamunkey
May 28-31


June 1-12

Cold Harbor

June 1-3 Bethesda Church
June 16-18

First Assault on Petersburg

June 16 – April 2

Siege of Petersburg

July 30

Mine Explosion, Petersburg

August Assigned to Artillery Brigade, 9th Corps
August 25

Ream’s Station

September 29-October 2

Poplar Springs Church

October 2 Pegram’s Farm
October Garrison Fort Welsh
November 30 Fort Sedgwick (Fort Hell) and Battery 21
April 2-3

Capture of Petersburg

April 4-9 Pursuit of Lee
April 10-20 At Farmville
April 20-28 Moved to Washington, D.C. and camp near Fairfax Seminary
May 24 Grand Review
June 5-8 Moved to Augusta, Me.
June 21 Mustered out