Alabama State Artillery Battalion

        This battalion served at Mobile in Generals Fuller's and Higgins' brigades during the last few months of the war, and was sometimes called State Reserves. Battery C was commanded by Capt. John B. Todd, afterward by Lieut. R. H. Bush, and Battery D was commanded by Capt. Wm. M. Homer, formerly of Ketchum's battery.

Extracts From Official War Records

Battery C.
    No. 59--(861) Fuller's brigade, Maury's army, Mobile, April 30, 1864.
    No. 78--(632) Fuller's brigade, Gen. Stephen D. Lee's army, June 1st. (678) Higgins' brigade, June 30th.
    No. 79--(876) Fuller's command, Maury's army, November 1st.
    No. 93--(1235) In Maury's command, Gen. Richard Taylor's army, November 20th.
    No. 94--(633) In Fuller's command, Maury's army, December 1st.
    No. 103--(1047) Called State Reserves, Lieut. R. H. Bush, Maury's army, March 10, 1865.
    No. 104--(207) Mentioned by Maj. A.M. Jackson, at Mobile, 55 present, April 3, 1865. (226) in
    Fuller's division, Wilcox county, April 4th.
Battery D.
    No. 59--(861) Fuller's brigade, Maury's army, Mobile, April 30, 1864.
    No. 78--(632) Fuller's brigade, Gen. S. D. Lee's army, June 1st. (678) With General Maury, June 30th.  
    No. 79--(876) In Fuller's command, Maury's army, November 1st.
    No. 93--(1235) In Maury's command, Taylor's army, November 20th.
    No. 94--(633) In Fuller's command, Maury's army, December 1st.
    No. 103--(1047) Called State Reserves; Maury's army, March 10, 1865.

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