United States Regiments & Batteries > New Jersey

Battery E lost 2 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 26 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

Organized at Trenton, N.J.
September 8 Mustered in
September 26 Left State for Washington, D.C. Duty in the Defenses of Washington, D. C. attached to Barry’s Artillery Command, Defenses of Washington, 22nd Army Corps
April 22 Moved to Gloucester Point, Va. attached to Artillery, 1st Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina,
May 4-28 Butler’s operations on south side of the James River and against Petersburg and Richmond
May 5 Occupation of Bermuda Hundred and City Point, Va.
May 9-10 Action at Swift Creek (or Arrowfield Church)
May 12-16 Operations against Fort Darling
May 14-16 Battle of Drury’s Bluff
May 14 Clover Hill Station
May 16-June 15 Operations about Bermuda Hundred
June 9 Petersburg
June 16-17 Bermuda Hundred front; Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond
July 27 Deep Bottom
August 13 Dutch Gap
August Attached to Artillery Brigade, 10th Army Corps
September 2-10 Before Petersburg
September 28-30 Battle of Chaffin’s Farm
October 7 Darbytown Road
October In trenches before Richmond
December Attached to Artillery Brigade, 25th Army Corps
April 3 Occupation of Richmond
April Duty at Petersburg, City Point and Richmond
June 11 Mustered out