United States Regiments & Batteries > New Jersey

Battery D lost 6 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 26 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

Organized at Trenton, N.J.
September 16 Mustered in
September 29 Left State for Washington, D.C. At Artillery Camp of Instruction, Defenses of Washington, D.C. attached to Barry’s Artillery Command, Defenses of Washington, 22nd Army Corps
April 23-24 Moved to Fortress Monroe, thence to Gloucester Point, Va. attached to Artillery, 2nd Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina
May 4-June 15 Butler’s operations on south side of the James River and against Petersburg and Richmond attached to 10th Army Corps
May 5 Occupation of City Point and Bermuda Hundred, Va.
May 9-10 Swift Creek or Arrowfield Church
May 10 Petersburg and Richmond Turnpike
May 12-16 Operations against Fort Darling
May 14-16 Battle of Drury’s Bluff
May 16-30 Operations at Bermuda Hundred; Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond
June Attached to Artillery, 2nd Division, 10th Army Corps
June-August Garrison Battery, Marshall, Bermuda Hundred front
August 15-16 Near Malvern Hill attached to Artillery Brigade, 10th Army Corps
August 18 Fussell’s Mills
September 16-27 Before Petersburg
September 28-30 Battle of Chaffin’s Farm, New Market Heights
September 29 Varina Road
October In trenches before Richmond
November 2-17 Battery detached from army for duty in New York during Presidential election
December Attached to Artillery Brigade, 25th Army Corps
April 3 Occupation of Richmond
April 14 Moved to near Petersburg
April At City Point
June At Richmond, Va.
June 17 Mustered out