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First Battalion Virginia Artillery.

Major, William E. Simons; Adjutant, with rank of Captain, W. G. Harvey; Inspector, with rank of Captain, James E. Phillips; Ordnance Officer, with rank of First Lieutenant, H. L. Turner; Quartermaster, with rank of First Lieutenant, R. F. Patterson; Commissary of Subsistence, with rank of First Lieutenant, R. L. Vandeventer.

Battery ‘A’–Richmond Howitzers, Captain John A. Hutcheson.

‘B’—Norfolk Light Artillery Blues, Captain M. C. Keeling.

‘C’—Staunton Artillery, Lieutenant David O'Rourke.

‘E’—R. E. Lee Battery (Petersburg), Captain John Trusheim.

The battalion had about 250 men.

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