Siege of Yorktown

Martin's Massachusetts Battery C

Black and white illustration from Leslie's Illustrated News (May 3, 1862) of Martin's Massachusetts Battery C firing artillery during the Siege of Yorktown .

Caption: The war in Virginia – Martin's Massachusetts Battery, C, opening fire on the Rebel fortifications commanding the approaches to Yorktown, April 5. – From a sketch by our special artist, E.S. Hall. – See page 2 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from Leslie's Illustrated News, May 3, 1862, page 13

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Last Updated: July 10, 2012