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Brief History

This Regiment was mustered in June 3, 1863. Men in this regiment were discharged August 10, 1863

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.

Company A - Many men enlisted in Carbon County - See Roster

Company B - Many men enlisted in Montgomery County - See Roster

Company C - Many men enlisted in Montgomery County and Lancaster County - See Roster

Company D - Many men enlisted in Northampton County - SeeRoster

Company E - Many men enlisted in Montgomery County - See Roster

Company F - Many men enlisted in Carbon County and Lehigh County - See Roster

Company G - Many men enlisted  across the state- SeeRoster

Company H - Many men enlisted in Montgomery County and Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company I - Many men enlisted in Montgomery County - See Roster

Company K - Many men enlisted in Juanita County and Blair County - See Roster

Other Sources

  • 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).<br>
  • 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. <br>
  • 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. <br>
  • 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.
  • PaRoots has a history for the Militia unites of 1863 and also lists a roster.

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