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Mississippi Civil War Artillery Confederate Units

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Mississippi Civil War Artillery Confederate Units

The information in this list of Mississippi Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

  • 1st Regiment, Mississippi Light Artillery
    Organized during the late summer of 1862 with eleven companies.
    Disbanded before the end of the war.
    Commanded byColonel William T. Withers, Lieutenant Colonel James P. Parker, and Majors Benjamin R. Holmes and Jefferson L. Wofford.
  • 1st Regiment, Mississippi Heavy Artillery (African Descent)
    Desgnated 4th Heavy Artillery March 11, 1864, and 5th Heavy Artillery April 26, 1864.
    Expedition from Bicksburg to Yazoo City November 23, - December 4, 1864.
    Mustered out May 20, 1866.