Independent Battery F
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Independent Battery F Pennsylvania Light Artillery
Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 10, pp. 893-99 (4 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v10. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).
Clark, W. A. V., compiler. History of the Hampton Battery F, Independent Pennsylvania Light Artillery, Organized at Pittsburgh, Pa., October 8, 1861, Mustered Out in Pittsburgh, June 26, 1865. Akron, OH: Werner Co, 1909. 179 p. E527.8.F.C53.
Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. E491D992. See p. 1576 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the battery's service.
Fox, Arthur B. Our Honored Dead: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in the American Civil War. Chicora, PA: Mechling Bookbindery, 2008. pp. 346-49. F157A4F69.
Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 2. Harrisburg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 916-18 (3 photocopied pages). E475.53P422v2. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the battery monument and a photo of that monument at the Gettysburg National Military Park).
Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Harrisburg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 522-23 (2 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief histories of the Independent Batteries and information on their flags).
Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:Todd, Joseph B. - CWMiscColl (Sergeant and officer's diary, Oct 10, 1861-Jul 20, 1863)
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