19th Heavy Artillery Battalion

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19th Heavy Artillery Battalion was organized in June, 1862, with four companies, later increased to five. This unit was attached to the Department of Richmond and served throughout the war defending the city. It was also active at Drewry's Bluff, in the Petersburg siege north of the James River, and around Appomattox. Many were captured at Sayler's Creek, and 1 officer and 44 men surrendered on April 9, 1865. Lieutenant Colonel John W. Atkinson and Major N. R. Cary were in command.

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