Henry Knox
1750 - 1806
Established the Army's first school
for artillery and officer training.


Samuel Ringgold
1796 - 1846
"The Father of the Flying (Light) Artillery"
Author and Instructor of,
Instruction for Field Artillery 1843


William Farquhar Barry
1818 - 1876

Chief of Artillery
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery
Union Army of the Tennessee


Henry Jackson Hunt
1819 - 1889

Chief of all Artillery, Artillery Reserve,
Army of the Potomac


Edward Raynsford Warner
1835 - 1905

Chief of Staff, Artillery Inspector
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac


Robert Anderson
1805 - 1871

Chief of Artillery, First US Regulars,
Army of the United States


Justin Dimick
1800 - 1871

Chief of Artillery, Second US Regulars,
Army of the United States


William Hays
1819 - 1875

Chief of Artillery, Artillery Reserve,
Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, Right Grand Division,
Fredricksburg Campaign,
Chief of Artillery.
Horse Artillery Brigade
Chief of Artillery, Fifth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


Robert Oliver Tyler
1831 - 1874

Chief of Siege Artillery,
Operations against Yorktown Defences
Chief of Artillery
Center Division, Fredricksburg Campaign
Chief of Artillery
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery
Department of Washington


Henry S. Burton
1819 - 1869

Chief of Artillery, Artillery Reserve,
Army of the Potomac


Alexander S. Webb
1835 - 1911

Aide-De-Camp to Brig. Gen. William F. Barry,
Army of the Potomac, from July 1861 to April 1862
.


Dunbar R. Ransom
1831 - 1897

Chief of Artillery
First Regular Brigade,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of the Artillery
Second Brigade, Cavalry Corps
Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery
Middle Division,
Union Army of the Shenandoah


John Milton Brannan
1819 - 1892

Chief of Artillery,
Department of the Cumberland,
Atlanta Campaign
Chief of the Artillery Reserve at Chattanooga


James Barnett

Chief of Artillery,
Department of the Cumberland


Ulric Dahlgren
1842 - 1864

Chief of Artillery, First Corps
Pope's Army of Northern Virginia
Chief of Artillery
Nineth Corps, Army of the Potomac
Fredericksburg Campaign


Charles S. Cotter

Chief of Artillery, Right Wing
Department of the Cumberland


Cyrus Orlando Loomis
1821 - 1873

Chief of Artillery, First Div., Center Corps
Department of the Cumberland


Freeman McGilvery
1823 - 1864

Chief of Artillery, First Volunteer Brigade,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac


George E. Randolph

Chief of the Artillery Brigade, Third Army Corps
Army of the Potomac


James Madison Robertson
- 1891

Chief of Artillery, Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, First Brigade Horse Artillery,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, Calvary (Center Grand) Division, Fredricksburg Campaign


Alanson Merwin Randol
1837 - 1887

Chief of Artillery, First Regular Brigade,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Horse Artillery Brigades, Under Horatio G. Gibson,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac


Howard Kitching
1838 - 1865

Chief of Artillery, First Brigade Artillery Reserve
Chief of Ammunition Train, Artillery Reserve
Army of the Potomac


George Washington Getty
1819 - 1901

Chief of Artillery. Second Brigade, Artillery Reserve
Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery under Bursides Command,
Ninth Army Corps


John A. Tompkins
- 1916

Chief of Artillery. Second Brigade, Artillery Reserve
Army of the Potomac




Joseph Roberts
1814 - 1898

Chief of Artillery. Seventh Army Corps,
Army of the United States
Member of the Board
for Artillery Instructions, Fort Monroe Va.




Horatio Gates Gibson
1827 - 1924

Horse Artillery Brigades, Artillery Reserve,
Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, Calvary (Left Grand) Division,
Fredricksburg Campaign


John C. Tidball
1825 - 1906

Chief of Artillery, Second Brigade Horse Artillery,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of the Artillery Brigade, Second Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac
Chief of the Artillery Brigade, Ninth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


Alexander C. M. Pennington, Jr.
1810 - 1867

Second Brigade Horse Artillery,
Second under John C. Tidball
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, Calvary (Right Grand) Division,
Fredricksburg Campaign


William Neil Dennison
1841 - 1904

Second Brigade Horse Artillery,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac


William Montrose Graham
1834 - 1916

Chief of Artillery, Second Brigade Horse Artillery,
Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac


Henry Larcom Abbot
1831 - 1927

Chief of Siege Artillery,
Operations against Richmond, Petersburg Defences


Gilford D. Bailey
1834 - 1862

Chief of Artillery, Casey's Division
Army of the Potomac


Charles Shiels Wainwright
1826 -1907

Chief of all Artillery Chancelorsville Campaign
Chief of the Artillery Brigade
First Army Corps, then Fifth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


J. Albert Monroe
1836 - 1891

Chief of Artillery , First Division
First Army Corps Army of the Potomac


Thomas Scott Mather
1829 - 1920

Chief of Artillery , Thirteenth Army Corps,
Assistant Inspector General
Department of the Susquehanna


Cornelius Spencer Hook
1836 - 1864

Chief of Artillery, Chief of Ordnance
Eighteenth Army Corps,
Department of North Carolina
Chief of Ordnance and Inspections
District of Key West & Tortugas, Florida


Henry W. Closson
- 1917

Chief of Artillery, District of Pensacola
Chief of Artillery, Gen Groves Division
Nineteenth Army Corps
Chief of Artillery, Mobile Expedition
Chief of Artillery & Ordnance,
Cavalry Corps, Middle Military District


Rufus Dudley Pettit
1824 - 1891

Chief of Artillery , First Division
Second Army Corps, Army of the Potomac


John Gardner Hazard
1832 - 1897

Chief of the Artillery Brigade
Second Army Corps, then Fifth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


Charles Hale Morgan
1834 - 1875

Chief of Artillery Second Corps
Army of the Potomac


Agustus Pearl Martin
1835 - 1902

Chief of the Artillery, Morell's Division,
Army of the Potomac
Chief of the Artillery Brigade, Fifth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


Emory Upton
1839 - 1881

Chief of Artillery, First Division
Sixth Corps Army of the Potomac


Charles Henry Tompkins
1834 - 1895

Chief of Artillery, Left Division,
Fredricksburg Campaign
Chief of the Artillery Brigade,
Sixth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


John Wesley Turner
1833 - 1899

Chief of Artillery Department of the South


Romeyn B. Ayers
1825 - 1888

Chief of Artillery Second Division,
Fourth Army Corps Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery, Sixth Army Corps
Army of the Potomac


Thomas W. Osborn
1833 - 1898

Chief of the Artillery Brigade
Eleventh Army Corps, Army of the Potomac
Inspector General of Artillery,
Army of the Tennessee


Clearmont L. Best
- 1897

Chief of Artillery Twelfth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac
Assistant Inspector General of Artillery


Edward D. Muhlenberg
1831 - 1883

Chief of Artillery, Geary's Division,
Army of the Potomac
Chief of Artillery Twelfth Army Corps,
Army of the Potomac


Richard Henry Jackson
1830 -1892

Chief of the Artillery Brigade,
Tenth & Twenty-Fifth Army Corps,
Army of the James


G. A. De Russy
1818 - 1891

Chief of Artillery, Right Division
Fredricksburg Campaign
Chief of Washington Defences,
South of Washington


Alexander Piper
1828 - 1902

Chief of Artillery
under Popes' Union Army of Virginia
Chief of Artillery, Eighteenth Army Corps
Department's of Virginia and North Carolina


Davis Tilson
1830 -

Chief of Artillery Ords' Division
Chief of Artillery, Inspector of Artillery
McDowells' Division
Union Army of Virginia


Steven Hinsdale Weed

Chief of Artillery
? Division under John Pope,
Union Army of Virginia
Chief of the Artillery Brigade
Fifth Army Corps Army of the Potomac


Robert B. Hampton
- 1863

Chief of Artillery, First Division,
Fifth Army Corps Army of the Potomac


James Thompson
1787 - 1874

Chief of Artillery, Sumners Grand Division,
Army of the Potomac


George A. Gerrish
- 1866

Chief of Artillery, First Division
First Army Corps, Army of the Potomac
Fredericksburg Campaign


James H. Ledlie
1832 - 1882

Chief of Artillery, Department of North Carolina
Chief of Coastal Artillery,
Department's of Virginia and North Carolina


Henry A. Du Pont
1838 - 1926

Chief of Divisional Artillery,
Department of West Virginia


John J. Ely
1830 - 1920

Chief of Garrisoned Artillery,
Post of Nashville
Army of the Tennessee


Andrew Hickenlooper
1837 - 1904

Chief of Artillery, McKeans' Division
Army of the Tennessee


Charles Houghtaling
1819 - 1833

Chief of Artillery, Fourteenth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


John T. Cheney
1830 - 1901

Chief of Artillery, Fourth Division
Fourteenth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


Samuel Sherer Elder
- 1895

Chief of Artillery, First Division
Eighteenth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


Wilbur F. Goodspeed
1836 - 1906

Chief of Artillery, Fourth Army Corps
Army of the Tennessee,
Battles of Franklin & Nashville


Joseph M. Knap
1837 - 1920

Chief of Artillery, 2nd Division
12th Army Corps,
Battle of Chancellorsville


George Robinson
1835 - 1883

Chief of Artillery, Fourth Division,
Sixteenth Army Corps
Army of the Tennessee,
Battle of Atlanta
Assistant Artillery Inspector General
Seventeenth Army Corps


Charles J. Stolbrand
1821 - 1894

Chief of Artillery, Third Division
Seventeenth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


Jacob Roemer
1818 - 1896

Chief of Artillery, Second Division
Nineth Army Corps,
Siege of Vicksburg


William Cogswell
1838 - 1895

Chief of Artillery, First Division
Sixteenth Army Corps,
Siege of Vicksburg


Frank C. Sands
1830-1886

Chief of Artillery,
Seventeenth Army Corps,
Seventh Division
Siege of Vicksburg


John A. Reynolds

Chief of Artillery, Artillery Brigade
Twentieth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


William Wheeler

Chief of Artillery, Second Division
Twentieth Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee


Ezra Taylor
1819 - 1885

Chief of Artillery, Fifth Division
Army of the Tennessee


William R. Terrill
1824 - 1862

Chief of Artillery, Second Division
Army of the Ohio


Joseph A Haskin
1818 - 1874

Chief of Artillery
Twentysecond Army Corps,
Army of the Tennessee
Chief of Artillery
Defenses North of the Potomac
Washington Fortifications,
Department of Washington


William R. Pease
1831 - 1895

Defences North of the Potomac,
Chief of Artillery, Third Brigade
Department of Washington


Charles S. Merchant
- 1879

Defences North of the Potomac,
Chief of Artillery, Fort Washington
Department of Washington


Agustus A Gibson
-

Defences North of the Potomac,
Chief of Artillery, First Brigade
Department of Washington
Commander of Fort Delaware
Chief of Artillery, Provisional Division,
Richmond Campaign
Inspector General of Artillery,
Department of the East


Joseph N. G. Whistler
1822 - 1899

Defences South of the Potomac,
Chief of Artillery, First Brigade
Department of Washington


Richard Arnold
1828 - 1882

Chief of Artillery, Franklins Division,
Army of the Tennessee


Albion Parris Howe
1818 - 1897

Inspector General of Artillery,
Artillery Depot, Washington DC
Army of the United States


Henry Knox Craig
1791 - 1869

Chief of Ordnance Department,
Army of the United States
1851 - 1861


James Wolfe Ripley
1794 - 1870

Chief of Ordnance Department,
Army of the United States
1861 - 1863


George D. Ramsey
1802 - 1882

Chief of Ordnance Department,
Army of the United States
1863 - 1864


Alfred Mordecai
1804 - 1887
Author of The Ordnance Manual 1841
Author of the Report on the Military Commission
to Europe in 1855 to 1856
Commander of the Frankford Arsenal,
Washington Arsenal
Assistant to the Chief of Ordnance
Supervisor of Fortifications along the Atlantic


Alexander Byrdie Dyer 
1823 - 1891

Chief of Ordnance Department,
Army of the United States
1864 - 1874


Background is comprised from origninal plates taken from the "Bible" Hunt, French, Barry.
Photograph and Information on Capt. F. C. Sands given with permission from Mark McDaniel.
Photograph of Freeman McGilvery was provided by the Maine Legacy Website, All Rights Reserved.
Said above information was compiled by R. Dennis.