Battle of Belmont Nov. 7, 1861 Not engaged.
Battle of New Madrid Feb. 27, 1862 Repelled the Union advances.
Battle of Shiloh April 6, 1862 Responsible for enfilading fire which routed Gen. Prentis division and captured 7 guns.
Battle of Perryville Oct. 8, 1862 Official records unclear.
Battle of Richmond, Ken. Aug. 30, 1862 Not engaged.
Stone's River Campaign Dec. 26, 1862 - Jan. 5, 1863 Distinguished itself on Jan. 3 against Union infantry.
Battle of Chickamauga Sept. 19 - 20, 1863 Took heavy casualties in men and horses.
Missionary Ridge Nov. 25, 1863 Battery overrun and captured by Turchins Brigade with the men standing at their guns to the last.
The remnants of the battery were transferred to Swett's Mississippi Battery where they served at the battles of Atlanta and Franklin.
Unit Commanders: Col. John P. McCown, Capt. S.P. Bankhead, Capt. William L. Scott, Lieut. John L. Marsh.
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