Table Artillery Pieces Participating At Antietam, September 17, 1862

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TYPE OF PIECENo. of
USA
Artillery
% of
USA
Artillery
No. of
CSA
Artillery
% of
CSA
Artillery
No. of TOTAL
USA & CSA
ARTILLERY
% of TOTAL
USA & CSA
ARTILLERY
(R) 10 pdr. Parrott Rifle​
57​
18.9%​
43​
17.8%​
100​
18.4%​
(R) 3 in. Ordnance Rifle​
81​
26.9%​
42​
17.4%​
123​
22.6%​
(R) 20 pdr. Parrott Rifle​
22​
7.3%​
-​
-​
22​
4.0%​
(S) 6 pdr. Smoothbore Field Gun​
-​
-​
41​
17.0%​
41​
7.5%​
(S) 12 pdr. "Napoleon" Light Field Gun​
117​
38.8%​
14​
5.8%​
131​
24.1%​
(S) 12 pdr. Howitzer​
3​
0.9%​
44​
18.2%​
47​
8.6%​
(S) 24 pdr. Howitzer​
-​
-​
4​
1.6%​
4​
0.7%​
(S) 32 pdr. Howitzer​
6​
1.9%​
-​
-​
6​
1.1%​
(R) 14 pdr. James Rifle​
10​
3.3%​
-​
-​
10​
1.8%​
(R) 12 pdr. Whitworth Breechloading Rifle​
-​
-​
2​
0.8%​
2​
0.3%​
(R) 12 pdr. Blakely Rifle​
-​
-​
7​
2.9%​
7​
1.2%​
(S) 12 pdr. Naval Howitzer​
5​
1.6%​
2​
0.8%​
7​
1.2%​
Unidentified Pieces​
-​
-​
42​
17.4%​
42​
7.7%​
TOTALS:
301
241
542
RIFLES:
170
56.4%
* 94
* 39.0%
* 264
* 48.7%
SMOOTHBORES:
131
43.5%
* 105
* 43.5%
* 236
* 43.5%
* Figures do not take into account unidentified pieces.
 
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