Friday, February 20, 2009

4th Iowa Light Artillery

Organized at Davenport November 23, 1863. Attached to the Dept. of the Northwest, to February, 1864. Defences of New Orleans, Dept. Gulf, to June, 1864. District of LaFourche, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.--Garrison duty in the Dept. of the Northwest till February, 1864. Ordered to New Orleans, La., and duty in the Defences of that city and at Thibodeaux, La., District of LaFourche till July, 1865. Mustered out July 14, 1865.

Battery lost during service 5 Enlisted men by disease.

SOURCE: Dyer , Frederick H., A Compendium Of The War Of The Rebellion, Part 3, p. 1164

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