FROM ADDIS GALLERY, WASHINGTON DC IT IS NOTED ON REVERSE IN PERIOD INK: HENRY WILLIAMS BATTERY H 1ST PENNA ALSO IS WRITTEN IN PENCIL WITH "ARTILLRY" ADDED. Battery "H", 1st Regiment Light Artillery (43rd Volunteers). Organized at Philadelphia August 5, 1861, and ordered to Washington, D. Duty in the Defenses of Washington, D. Ordered to the Virginia Peninsula.Siege of Yorktown April 5-May 4. Battle of Williamsburg May 5. Battle of Fair Oaks (Seven Pines) May 31June 1. Seven days before Richmond June 25-July 1.
Bottom's Bridge June 28-29. At Harrison's Landing until August 16. And duty there until June, 1863. Arriving July 1, and march to Gettysburg July 1-4. Return to Washington, and duty at Camp Barry until May, 1864.
Garrison duty at Fort Whipple until December, and at Fort Marcy until February, 1865. Outpost duty at Edward's Ferry, Md. Mustered out June 27, 1865. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior.
The item "CIVIL WAR-BATTERY H 1ST PENNA-CDV-WITH, ID" is in sale since Thursday, May 26, 2011. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs".images" and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.