15th Battalion Heavy Artillery (Lucas')





15th Heavy Artillery Battalion was organized at Charleston, South Carolina, in November, 1861, with three companies, later inceased to five. It served in the Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and was active at Fort Sumter and on Morris and James Islands. In 1865, assigned to A. Rhett's Brigade, the unit fought as infantry in the North Carolina Campaign and surrendered with the Army of Tennessee. Major J. Jonathon Lucas was in command.

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