June 30, Glendale, Va.,–3–
May 3, Chancellorsville, Va.,–1–
June 5, Cold Harbor, Va.,–1–
Oct. 19, Cedar Creek, Va.,–2–
Active also at Gaines' Mill, Va., June 27, 1862; Malvern Hill, Va.; Fredericksburg, Va., 2 wounded; Franklin's Crossing, June 5, 1863; Gettysburg, Pa.; Mine Run, Va.; Spotsylvania (Laurel Hill), Va., 2 wounded; Opequon, Va., 4 wounded; Fisher's Hill, Va., 1 wounded.
The First Battery Massachusetts Light Artillery was recru at West Point.
It entered the Peninsular campaign as part of the 1st Division, 6th Corps, and took part in the battles of Mechanicsville and Gaines' Mill, Va.; it was active also at Glendale and Malvern Hill, Va.; engaged in the march to Fredericksburg, Va., in November and in the battle of Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.
The battery was in camp at White Oak Church, Va., during the winter of 1863; engaged in the battle of Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863, Gettysburg, Pa., July
) Capt. Charles A. Phillips, Bvt. Maj., U. S. Vols.
Number on rolls,14324338
Enlisted men (included above) commissioned in battery,–77
Enlisted men (included above) serving elsewhere within battery,–––
Actual total of members of battery,14317331
Killed and died of wounds,11516
Died by accident and disease,–1111
Died in Confederate prison.–––
Casualties by Engagements.
June 27, Gaines' Mill, Va.,–22
Dec. 13, Fredericksburg, Va.,–11
July 3, Gettysburg, Pa.,–55
May 12, Spotsylvania, Va.,–11
June 2-3, Bethesda Church, Va.,–22
June 8, Cold Harbor, Va.,–33
June 18, Petersburg, Va.,112
Active also at Yorktown (Howard's Mills), Va., April 2, 1864; Malvern Hill, Va., 2 wounded; Manassas, Va., one wounded, serving with the 4th R. I.; Wilderness, Va.; Fall of Petersburg, Va., 4 wounded.
Present, not active at Hanover Court House, Va., May 27, 1862; North Anna, Va., one