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4th United States Light Artillery Regiment "Nulli Vestigia Retrorsum"



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Who are the 4thUS Light Artillery Regiment?

               

On April 30th, 2021, Brigadier General Stryker authorized the official formation of the 4th United States Light Artillery Regiment lead by Captain PK_27. With a loyal and dedicated regimental base from the HRE, 39thNY, and other NW veterans, the 4thUS will be the main artillery regiment within the newly found Excelsior Brigade. Before BCOF, the regiment started from Wurttemberg  of the HRE was formed, eventually, this group would merge into the RSL and would continue to stay with Stryker since then. They are apart of Excelsior Brigade.





Enlistment!


The 4th United States Light Artillery Regiment [NA] are recruiting today! 
We are an experienced regiment who has formed up for BCoF. Comprised mostly of experienced NW players we are a fun regiment.

What can we offer?

Not only do we play BCoF but we play a lot of Arma, NW, Total war and much more. We have a strong community bond with all the regiments in Excelsior Brigade and we have community game nights too!

So why not enlist today?  Load the cannons and blow the confederate lines away!

To enlist today contact an officer below or click on the Discord icon below!











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History of the 4th United States Light Artillery

Constituted 1 June 1821 in the Regular Army as the 4th Regiment of Artillery and organized from new and existing units with headquarters at Pensacola, Florida.

Twelve batteries of the regiment served in the American Civil War. Battery B was part of the Union Army's crack Iron Brigade in the Army of the Potomac.

1862. Sumner's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March 1862. Artillery, 1st Division, II Corps, Army of the Potomac, to November 1862. Reserve Artillery, II Corps, to May 1863. Artillery Brigade, II Corps, to July 1863. 1st Brigade, Horse Artillery, Army of the Potomac, to June 1864. 1st Brigade, Hardin's Division, XXII Corps, to July 1864. Camp Barry, Defenses of Washington, D.C., XXII Corps, to August 1865.





   
Duty in the defenses of Washington, D.C., until March 1862. Moved to the Virginia Peninsula. Siege of Yorktown April 5-May 4. Battle of Seven Pines, Fair Oaks, May 31-June 1. Seven Days Battles before Richmond June 25-July 1. Peach Orchard and Savage Station June 29. White Oak Swamp and Glendale June 30. Malvern Hill July 1. At Harrison's Landing until August 16. Moved to Alexandria and Centreville August 16–28. Covered Pope's retreat August 28-September 2. Maryland Campaign September 6–22.
   


September 16–17. At Harpers Ferry September 22-October 30. Received 70 men who transferred from the 4th Ohio Infantry and refitted at Washington, D.C. before rejoining II Corps. Movement to Falmouth, Va., October 30-November 19. Battle of Fredericksburg December 12–15. At Falmouth, Va., until April 1863. Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6. Battle of Chancellorsville May 1–5. Gettysburg Campaign June 11-July. "Battery A would earn two medals of honor for meitorious actions in Gettysburg, awarded to 1st Lieutenant Alonzo Cushing, for commanding his battery after being greviously wounded in 3 places until he was killed during Pickett's Charge, and to First Sergeant Frederick Füger, for commanding the battery after all 3 officers were wounded or killed, for the rest of Pickett's Charge" . Battle of Gettysburg July 1–3. Made a horse battery July 15, and attached to 1st Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac. Advanced to the Rapidan September 13–17. Culpeper Court House September 13. Reconnaissance across the Rapidan September 21–23. Bristoe Campaign October 9–22. White Sulphur Springs October 12. Bristoe Station October 14. St. Stephen's Church October 14. Advance to line of the Rappahannock November 7–8. Mine Run Campaign November 26-December 2. Parker's Store November 29. Rapidan Campaign May 4-June 4, 1864. Battle of the Wilderness May 5–7. Sheridan's Raid to the James River May 9–24. North Anna River May 9. Ground Squirrel Church and Yellow Tavern May 11. Brook Church, Fortifications of Richmond, May 12. On line of the Pamunkey May 26–28. Totopotomoy May 28–31. Cold Harbor May 31-June 1. Dismounted and sent to Washington, D.C., June 4. Duty in the defenses of Washington, D.C., until August 1865.

Battle Honours


Siege of Yorktown
Battle of Seven Pines
Seven Days Battles
Battle of Savage's Station
Battle of White Oak Swamp
Battle of Malvern Hill
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Fredericksburg
Battle of Chancellorsville
Battle of Gettysburg
Bristoe Campaign
Mine Run Campaign
Battle of the Wilderness
Battle of North Anna
Battle of Totopotomoy Creek
Battle of Cold Harbor






Regimental Ranks






Commissioned Officers
Major
Captain
1st Lieutenant
2nd Lieutenant

        Non-Commissioned Officers
Sergeant Major
Ordnance Sergeant
Sergeant
Corporal

        Enlisted
Lance Corporal 
Gunner 
Private First Class 
Private
Cadet
Recruit

 











Commissioned Officers
Captain Pk_27

Non-Commissioned Officers
Sergeant Major Vesta
-Ordnance Sergeant SiphoDias

Enlisted
Lance Corporal GSXPR0D1GY

Private MechanicalBush
Private Davedogs

Cadet Johnh224
 Cadet Detroit

       


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Re: 1st New York Light Artillery - [EB] NA Recruiting
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2021, 01:13:13 am »
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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2021, 02:19:57 am »
may the force be with you  8)

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« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2021, 08:32:41 am »
Best of luck.

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2021, 04:04:01 pm »
Big Dick Battery D is mine thxs.

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2021, 06:30:45 pm »
Big Dick Battery D is mine thxs.
You'd have to talk to pk about that




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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting Updated
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2021, 07:58:57 pm »
Credits to Hess for the amazing new look.

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting Updated
« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2021, 09:28:22 pm »
Credits to Hess for the amazing new look.
Thanks to me for doing it cough cough and the updates
we only spent 15 minutes in the middle of an event getting it right.

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting Updated
« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2021, 11:17:57 pm »
Credits to Hess for the amazing new look.
Thanks to me for doing it cough cough and the updates
we only spent 15 minutes in the middle of an event getting it right.
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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting Updated
« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2021, 03:56:06 am »
1stNY does based trainings in strong wind at night

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting Updated
« Reply #10 on: May 11, 2021, 02:21:12 pm »
also we have cool new forum signatures that we totally didn't just steal from the forum post for the EB (thanks to Hess for making it for me to steal and for making both that post and this one, btw)
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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #11 on: May 17, 2021, 06:48:37 pm »
Thanks to Hess for making me this cool ass custom signature

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #12 on: May 26, 2021, 09:16:53 pm »
Ah, more competition to slaughter.



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« Reply #13 on: June 25, 2021, 01:46:54 am »
1stNY arty be so dedicated we're out here buying model cannons  8)

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Re: [EB] 1st New York Light Artillery - NA Recruiting
« Reply #14 on: June 25, 2021, 02:38:43 am »
1stNY arty be so dedicated we're out here buying model cannons  8)
Rookies I already own one