History of Battery B, First Pennsylvania Light Artillery

Battery B  » 1st Pennsylvania Light Artillery » 14th PA Reserves » 43rd Reg't, PA Vols.
     Initial Commanding Officer: Captain James Harvey Cooper, of North Beaver Township, Lawerence County, Penn'a
» DATE ORGANIZED: August 5, 1861 for 3 Years
» PLACE ORGANIZED: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
» PRIMARILY COMPOSED OF MEN FROM: Lawerence County
» History of Pennsylvania Volunteers; Author: Bates, Samuel P.
» Battery B Assignments (or Organization)
» Battery B Service Record
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» "Cannoneers, to Your Posts!" James Cooper's Battery B, 1st PA Artillery at Gettysburg by Frank J. Piatek (Mechlingbooks, publisher).
» "Col.Charles Wainwright's Account of Cooper's Company B, 1st PA Light Artillery on East Cemetery Hill: A Case of Mistaken Identity?" Gettysburg Magazine 36 (January, 2007) pp.95-102.
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