The 9th Michigan Battery lost 5 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 27 enlisted men by disease during the Civil War.
It is honored by a monument at Gettysburg.
|August 29||Organized at Detroit, Mich., and mustered in|
|December 4-11||Moved to Washington, D.C.; Attached to Camp Berry, Defenses of Washington,|
|March,||Artillery, Stahel’s Cavalry Division, 22nd Army Corps|
|June 16||To Triplett’s Bridge|
|Action at Triplett’s Corps, Dept. of Washington|
|June 24||Attached to 1st Brigade, Horse Artillery, Army of the Potomac; At Fairfax Court House, Va.|
|June 24-July 2||March to Gettysburg, Pa.|
|July 2-3||Battle of Gettysburg.
The Battery was commanded by Captain Jabez J. Daniels. It brought to the field 119 men serving 6 Ordnance Rifles.
From the monument at Gettysburg:
This monument marks the position held by the Ninth Michigan Battery from 12:30 p.m. July 3rd, until 7 a.m. the following morning.
322 rounds of shot, shell and canister expended. Casualties one man killed and four wounded. Battery sustained the loss of 23 horses killed in the engagement.
|July 8-24||March to Warrenton, Va., thence to Culpeper Court House|
|August||Attached to 2nd Brigade, Horse Artillery, Army of the Potomac|
|Moved to Nashville, Tenn.|
|November||Attached to Artillery Brigade, 11th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland|
|July 4||Mustered out in Detroit|