HDQRS. DEPT OF NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHERN VIRGINIA, Numbers 12.
June 13, 1864.
I. In honor of the lamented Colonel O. M. Dantzler, Twenty-second South Carolina Volunteers, who fell
on the 2nd instant at the head of his regiment, the battery at Howlett's house will hereafter be known as Battery Dantzler.
By command of General Beauregard:
John M. OTEY,
SOURCE: The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies; page 110,