Virginia Stuart Battalion Mounted Artillery (Confederate)

    17 Sep 1862

    Assigned to the Brigade led by Major John S. Saunders.

    17 Sep 1862

    Assigned to the Division led by Brigadier General Roger A. Pryor, and Major General Richard H. Anderson.

    Brigadier General Roger A. Pryor

    Major General Richard H. Anderson

    17 Sep 1862

    Assigned to the Division led by Major General Richard H. Anderson.

    Major General Richard H. Anderson

    13 Dec 1862

    Assigned to the Brigade led by Major John Pelham.

    13 Dec 1862

    Participated in the Battle of Fredericksburg at Fredericksburg, Virginia.

    The Battle of Fredericksburg
    The Battle of Fredericksburg

    In early November, Maj. Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside took command of the Army of the Potomac, and made immediate plans to move the army once again toward Richmond. Read More

    30 Apr 1863

    Assigned to the Brigade led by Major Robert F. Beckham.

    30 Apr 1863

    Assigned to the Division led by Major General J. E. B. Stuart.

    Major General J. E. B. Stuart

    09 Jun 1863

    Assigned to the Division led by Major General James E. B. Stuart.

    Major General James E. B. Stuart

    09 Jun 1863

    Participated in the Battle of Brandy Station at Culpepper County, Virginia.

    The Battle of Brandy Station
    The Battle of Brandy Station

    > *As we emerged from the woods into an open space or field where our mounted skirmishers were deployed, it was clearly discovered that our troops were confronted with a heavy line of infantry, who, with weapons of a longer range than that of our carbines, were dismounting our men at a fearful rate, whilst they were unable to inflict any punishment upon the enemy. As Colonel Devin approached the skirmish line, he at once became the target for the Rebel sharp shooters and, the way the minnie balls were whiz… Read More

    01 Jul 1863

    Assigned to the Division led by Major General J. E. B. Stuart.

    Major General J. E. B. Stuart