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Caroline E. Whitcomb, History of the Second Massachusetts Battery of Light Artillery (Nims' Battery): 1861-1865, compiled from records of the Rebellion, official reports, diaries and rosters 34 0 Browse Search
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ng a history of the battery during its service throughout the war of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, was brought forward and a committee was appointed to take the necessary steps toward this work. The committee, which consisted of Col. O. F. Nims, J. S. Knowlton, John R. Smith, A. M. Norcross, D. M. Hammond and A. B. Burwell, issued a call to the members of the battery asking each one to forward to the committee any information in his possession such as diaries, letters, newspaper clippings or matters comments and suggestions and to Mrs. Mathews, stepdaughter of Col. O. F. Nims for the loan of papers, letters and pictures once the property of Colonel Nims. Thanks are also due Clarence K. Knowlton for the copy of the diary of his father, J. S. Knowlton, to Mrs. C. B. Maxwell for the diary of C. B. Maxwell, to Mr. George Houghton, Newport, for the diary of his father, George Houghton. The expense of the preparation and publication of the book has been borne to a large degree by Mr. E. D.
K. Russell. Gunners with rank of Corporal, Joseph S. Knowlton, Francis E. Howe, Joseph Ackerman, Wm. W. Jorery building and destroyed the railroad track. J. S. Knowlton. Two days later the expedition arrived at Poin 2d and the 6th Massachusetts. To quote from J. S. Knowlton's diary: Our mortar boats commenced bombarding ld be heard all over the battlefield. Diary of J. S. Knowlton. A correspondent of the Boston Journal givesN. Norcross, C. Dubois, W. D. Butts, D. Murray, J. S. Knowlton, H. T. Bates and W. G. Hidden. The committee,Dubois and DeFlanders Song, Virginia Rosebud,J. S. Knowlton Sparring,Ellis and Comfort Magic Rings,C. B. Sparring,Connors and Baker Song, Faded Flowers,J. S. Knowlton Feet Sparring,Dubois and LeClair Jig Dance,Mring,Sullivan and Raymond Song, I Dream of Home,J. S. Knowlton Fancy Dance,C. Dubois Sparring,McGrath and Ba as taken from the records of C. B. Maxwell and J. S. Knowlton: At 6 A. M. we started for the advance, m
Committee W. Kane, L. W. Swan, A. N. Norcross, C. Dubois, W. D. Butts, D. Murray, J. S. Knowlton, H. T. Bates and W. G. Hidden. The committee take great pleasure in announcing to their friends, that the following distinguished Artists have generously volunteered their services. A sufficient number of Special Police will be in attendance to enforce good order. Music by Knowlton and Co.'s Military Band. Doors open at 6: commence at 7: terminate at 10. Carriages ordered at half-past 9.
ng, What a Row de dow,T. Kenny Sparring,Mortimer and Baker A Little Spouting,Wilkinson and Ward Cane Exercise,Dubois and DeFlanders Song, Virginia Rosebud,J. S. Knowlton Sparring,Ellis and Comfort Magic Rings,C. B. Maxwell Song, How are you, Jeff Davis?T. Kenny Originality,Mr. Ward Sabre Exercise,Dubois and DeFlanders Jig Dance,Mr. Brady Dramatic Readings,McGrath Sparring,Connors and Baker Song, Faded Flowers,J. S. Knowlton Feet Sparring,Dubois and LeClair Jig Dance,Mr. Connor Song,By the Band Bayonet Exercise,C. Dubois Sparring,Sullivan and Raymond Song, I Dream of Home,J. S. Knowlton Fancy Dance,C. Dubois Sparring,McGrath and Baker Sparring,Dubois and LeClair Jig Dance,Mr. Connor Song,By the Band Bayonet Exercise,C. Dubois Sparring,Sullivan and Raymond Song, I Dream of Home,J. S. Knowlton Fancy Dance,C. Dubois Sparring,McGrath and Baker Grand Walk Around,Comfort, Kenny and Connors Song, The Cove what Sprouts,B. Connors Sparring,Mortimer and Connors
r our mutual benefit and do hereby adopt the following rules and regulations to secure good order and to determine our rights, duties and privileges as members of said association. The officers chosen at this time were: President, Henry E. Brown; Vice-President, George E. Ham; Secretary, P. J. Mayer; Treasurer, William D. Butts. As the vice-president and secretary declined to serve, these offices were filled at a subsequent meeting by the election of C. B. Maxwell, Vice-President; J. S. Knowlton, Secretary. It was voted that regular meetings should be held monthly and the place of meeting was to be at Evans Hall, Tremont Row. The early records of the association give only a hint of the life of the organization, but we will indicate a few incidents that may be of interest to the surviving members. On March 27, 1865, we find that the battery attended as a body the grand mass meeting of the Veterans' Union held in Tremont Temple, while on June 1 at a grand procession in B
y 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Ham, George E., Corp.,26Boston, Ma.July 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Hodgkins, Frederick T., Corp.,21Gloucester, Ma.Dec. 7, 1863Aug. 11, 1865, expiration of service. Hodgkins, Morris, Jr., Corp.,40Gloucester, Ma.Dec. 7, 1863Aug. 11, 1865, expiration of service. Howe, Francis E., Corp.,27Melrose, Ma.July 31, 1861Jan. 8, 1863, disability. Kane, James H., Corp.,23Boston, Ma.July 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Knowlton, Joseph S., Corp.,25Boston, Ma.July 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Knowles, Osgood W., Corp.,25Boston, Ma.July 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Leavitt, Edwin L., Corp.,29Boston, Ma.Oct. 10, 1861Died Aug. 5, 1862, Baton Rouge, La. Maxwell, Charles B., Corp.,29Boston, Ma.July 31, 1861Aug. 16, 1864, expiration of service. Merrill, Charles, Corp.,28Chelsea, Ma.Mar. 4, 1864Aug. 11, 1865, expiration of service. Oliver, Charles E., Corp.,22Lunenburg, Ma.Jan. 4, 18