McMahan's Battery

McMahan's Battery was organized late in 1861 and served as Company E of the 1st Texas Heavy Artillery Regiment from 1862 until the spring of 1864. At that time it was assigned to the 1st Artillery Battalion and took an active part in the operations against Banks' Red River Campaign. The unit was near Alexandria, Louisiana, when it surrendered with the Trans-Mississippi Department. Captain M. V. McMahan was in command.

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