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This regiment was organized at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, September 8, 1862.It mustered out near Alexandria June 1, 1865. 
For more information on the history of this unit, see:
- The Civil War Archive section, 148th Regiment Infantry, (accessed 26 October 2012).
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Field Officers and Staff - See Roster
Company A - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company B - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company C - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company D - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company E - Many men were recruited in Indiana County, Armstrong County and Jefferson County - See Roster
Company F - Many men were recruited in Centre County, Huntingdon County, and ElkCounty - See Roster
Company G - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company H - Many men were recruited in Centre County - See Roster
Company I - Many men were recruited in Jefferson County - See Roster
Company K - Many men were recruited in Clarion County - See Roster
Unassigned Men - See Roster
- Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Pennsylvania in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
- Pennsylvania in the Civil War describes many sources, specifically for Pennsylvania, and how to find them. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- Muffly, J. W. V. The Story of Our Regiment: A History of the 148th Pennsylvania Vols. (Des Moines, Ia: The Kenyon Printing & Mfg. Co, 1904). FHL film 1491046. FHL Fiche 6084104. FHL.InternetArchive. GoogleBooks. WorldCat
- Gayley, Alice Jane. The 148th Pennsylvania Volunteers: The Story of Company I. (Butler, Pa: Mechling Associates, 1998). FHL 974.862 M2g. WorldCat
- Burr, Frank A. Life and Achievements of James Addams Beaver: Early Life, Military Services and Public Career. (Philadelphia: Ferguson Bros. & Co, 1882). FHL Fiche 6084103. GoogleBooks. Internet Archive. WorldCat.
- Pa-roots gives a history of this regiment and its organization. It includesrosters for each company. It also lists additional references.
- Ranger95 describes the history of this regiment. It lists rosters for each company. It includes an image of the monument for this regiment.
- PaCivilWar outlines the organization and battles of this regiment.
- This page was last modified on 19 September 2013, at 00:16.
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