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This regiment was organized at Harrisburg October 18 to November 24, 1862.It mustered out July 27, 1863. 
For more information on the history of the 151st Pennsylvania Infantry, see the following:
- The Wikipedia article, 151st Regiment Infantry (accessed 8 November, 2011)
- The Civil War Archive section, 151st 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 Susquehanna County - See Roster
Company B - Many men were recruited in Pike County - See Roster
Company C - Many men were recruited in Susquehanna County - See Roster
Company D - Many men were recruited in Juniata County - See Roster
Company E - Many men were recruited in Berks County - See Roster
Company F - Many men were recruited in Warren County - See Roster
Company G - Many men were recruited in Berks County - See Roster
Company H - Many men were recruited in Berks County - See Roster
Company I - Many men were recruited in Berks and Schuylkill County - See Roster
Company K - Many men were recruited in Berks County - 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.
- Historical Society of Berks County. Historical Review of Berks County. (Reading, Pa: Historical Society of Berks. Co.], 1935). v. 63, no. 3 Summer 1998 pp 104-107, pp 109-111. Kerry Lanza. "One moment of glory; 151st Pennsylvania Volunteers, with five Berks companies, write history at Gettysburg." FHL Collection. BerksHistory
- Staudt, Alfred D. 'Diary of Alfred D. Staudt.' (Journal Article), FHL v. 41, no. 1 (winter 1975).
- PaRoots gives a history of this regiment and includes rosters 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.
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