Capt. Kelly's Co., Light Artillery (Chesterfield Artillery)

HISTORICAL SKETCH:

This unit was formed in the fall of 1861. On December 26, 1864, one section had two 12-lb. Napoleons, and the other two sections were armed with two 120lb. Napoleons and two 12-lb. Howitzers. It was surrendered by Gen. Joseph E. Johnston at Durham Station, North Carolina on April 26, 1865.

BATTLES:

Kelly's Store (25 JAN 1863)
Kelly's Store (30 JAN 1863)
Suffolk Campaign VA (APR - MAY 1863)
Petersburg Siege VA (JUN 1864 - APR 1865)
Carolinas Campaign SC (FEB - APR 1865)

OFFICERS:

Coit, J. C. - Captain
Kelly, James I. - Captain

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

REF: Sifakis - pg. 15

The Civil War in South Carolina
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