2nd Corps Badge -Inventory Number: INS 214
Wonderful gold washed brass 2nd Corps Badge with suspended crossed cannon devices, with raised lettering: “Major C. Woener’s 3rd N.J. Batt’y Vet. Assoc’n.”
The battery was organized in Trenton, New Jersey and mustered in for a three-year enlistment on September 11, 1863 under the command of Captain Christian Woerner.
The battery was attached to Barry's Artillery Command, XXII Corps, Defenses of Washington, to May 1864. Abercrombie's Command, Army of the Potomac, to June 1864. Artillery Brigade, II Corps, to September 1864. Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac, to June 1865.
Battery C, 1st New Jersey Light Artillery mustered out of service June 19, 1865.
Inventory Number: INS 214