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Virginia 5th Heavy Artillery Infantry Battalion, Company E (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on April 29th, 1861 at Richmond, Virginia. Company mustered out of service on September 6th, 1862.

Company was also known as:

  • Company E, Archer's Battalion, Virginia

Notable Battles:

  • First Kernstown fought on March 23rd, 1862 near Frederick County, Virginia, Winchester, Virginia
  • Port Republic fought on June 9th, 1862 near Rockingham County, Virginia
  • Gaines' Mill fought on June 27th, 1862 near Hanover County, Virginia
  • Cedar Mountain fought on August 9th, 1862 near Culpepper County, Virginia
  • Chancellorsville fought on April 30th, 1863 - May 6th, 1863 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 - July 3rd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Mine Run fought on November 27th, 1863 - December 2nd, 1863 near Orange County, Virginia
  • Wilderness fought on May 5th, 1864 - May 7th, 1864 near Spotslyvania County, Virginia; Orange County, Virginia
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 8th, 1864 - May 21st, 1864 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia