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Twelfth battery Massachusetts Light Artillery. （1) Capt. Jacob Miller. Officers.Men.Totals. Number on rolls,7261268 Enlisted men (included above) commissioned in battery,–33 Enlisted men (included above) serving elsewhere within battery,––– Totals,–33 Actual total of members of battery,7258265 Killed and died of wounds,––– Died by accident and disease,–2424 Died in Confederate prison,––– Total losses,–2424 Active during the Port Hudson campaign. The 12th Battery Massachusetts Light Artillery was recruited and mustered into service by detachments during the autumn of 1862, and left Boston by ship for New Orleans, Jan. 3, 1863, arriving at its destination on February 3. It was on duty at Baton Rouge, La., during the month of March, and was mounted and equipped as cavalry for a short time in April; on duty on the Atchafalaya River near Brashear City from April 17 to May 23; returning to New Orleans, it was on duty at various stations in the