Rose Dove Dalton and Albert Lee Dalton Homeplace

Rose Dove Dalton and Albert Lee Dalton Homeplace
This house and property belonged to John Ward, Jr At his death he willed the property to his nephew William Ward

Friday, March 4, 2011

March 4, 2011 Jarrett Dalton Civil War Veteran

Sealed with their LivesImage by RunnerJenny via Flickr

We left off yesterday with Jarrett Dalton enlisting in the Virginia 13th Light Artillery Battalion aka Virginia Danville "Ringgold" Artillery Battery.

According to the Captain of this regiment was Crispen Dickenson.

They had 3 12 lb. Napoleans and one 3 inch rifle

From December 1863 to February, 1864 they were assigned to Artillery Battery Ramson's Division Dept of West Va. and East of Tn.

From February to May of 1864 they were assigned to King's Battallion Artillery  Department of East Tn.

From May, 1864 Artillery Battalion, Breckinridges Division Dept. of Northern Virginia

May-June, 1864 Artillery Battalion, Brekinridges Division Dept. of Northern Virginia

June-October, 1864 Gibbes' Owens Battalion Artillery lst Corps  Army of Northern Virginia

October, 1864 to February, 1865  Gibbs 3rd Corp

February - April, 1865   Kings Battalion Artillery lst Corp  Army of Northern Virginia

Cloyd's Mountain
New River Bridge
Cold Harbor
Petersburg Siege
Appomattox Courthouse

The Civil War: A Narrative (3 Vol. Set)
Cold Harbor: Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864
Not War But Murder: Cold Harbor 1864
In the Footsteps of Grant and Lee: The Wilderness Through Cold Harbor

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