3d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery/
152d Regiment


Source:  U. S. Army Heritage and Education Center
(formerly the U. S. Army Military History Institute)

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Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5.   Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993.    Vol. 8, pp. 698-771 (37 photocopied pages).    E527B32.1993v8.    (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH:    Morningside, 1979.    Ref.  See p. 1571 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the battery's service.

Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 933-35 (2 photocopied pages). E475.53P422v2. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of and a photo of Battery H's monument at the Gettysburg National Military Park).

Sanderson, Joseph. "Chaplains and Chaplains." In War Papers (MOLLUS, WI, Vol. 3). Milwaukee, WI: Burdick, Amitage & Allen, 1903. pp. 372-376 (3 photocopied pages). E464M5.1991v48.

Sauers, Richard A.   Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags.  Vol. 2.   Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991.    pp. 454-55 (2 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief histories of the Independent Batteries and information on their flags).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 152-53 (1 photocopied page). E527.97P54T39. (Brief history of the unit).

The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:

  • Band, William - William Bland/Arthur Martin Papers (Enlisted man's letters, Aug 30, l86l-Aug l2, l864)
  • Breckenridge, George A. - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's letters, Apr l9, l862-Jul 29, l863)
  • Lebanon Advertiser - HCWRTColl (Newspaper clippings, Apr 24, l86l; Aug 6, l862; Oct 8, l862; Jun l, l864; Aug 24, l864)
  • Martin, Arthur - William Bland/Arthur Martin Papers (Enlisted man's letters, Feb l4, l864-Oct 25, l865)
  • Moore, William H. "Tip" - PASaveFlagsColl-MooreFamilyColl (Enlisted men's letters, Mar 6, l862-Jul 24, l864)
  • Smith, James - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's transcribed diary, Oct 25-27, l864; Jan l-Mar 30, l865; muster roll, Apr 30, l864-Jun 30, l865)
  • Townsend, Amos - HCWRTColl-BernhardColl (Enlisted man's letter, Nov l, l863)
  • Battery G:  Cooper, William M. - WmPrinceColl (Enlisted man's letter, Sep l5, l865)
  • Battery L:  Nevitt, James M. - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's transcribed diary and letter, Jun 28, l863- Dec 3, l864)







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