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The information in this list of Massachusetts Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

Contents

Regiments 1st through 3rd

Regiments 4th through 5th

Regiments 6th through 8th

  • 7th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized at Taunton and mustered in June 15, 1861.
    Moved to Taunton, Massachusetts, June 16-20, and there mustered out July, 1864, expiration of term.

Regiments 9th through 13th

  • 13th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized at Readville and mustered in for 90 days' service May 16, 1864.Duty at Fort Clark's Point, New Bedford, Mass.  Mustered out August 15, 1864.

Regiments 15th through 17th

Regiments 18th through 20th

  • 18th Unattached Company, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized at Readville and mustered in for 100 days August 6, 1864. Duty at Camp Meigs, Readville.
    Mustered out November 14, 1864.
    Re-enlisted and mustered in for one year December 6,1864.
    Mustered out May 12, 1865.
  • 20th Regiment, Massachusetts InfantryOrganized at Readville and mustered in for 100 days August 11, 1864.
    Mustered out November 18, 1864.
    Again mustered in for one year November 17, 1864.
    Mustered out June 29, 1865.

Regiments 21st through 25th

  • 21st Unattached Company, Massachusetts Infantry 
    Organized at Readville and mustered in for 100 days August 11, 1864. Mustered out November 18, 1864. Reorganized at Fall River, Mass., for one year, and mustered in November 23, 1864. Stationed at Provincetown. Mustered out June 28, 1865.
  • 21st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry.
    Organized at Worcester July 19 to August 19, 1861. Moved to Baltimore, Md., August 23-25; thence to Annapolis, Md., August 29; and duty there till January 6, 1862. Attached to Reno's 2nd Brigade, Burnside's Expeditionary Corps, to April, 1862.
    2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of North Carolina, to July, 1862.
    2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to April, 1863.
    2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Dept. of the Ohio, to June, 1863.
    Unassigned, 1st Division, 23rd Army Corps, Dept. of the Ohio, to October, 1863.
    1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Dept. of the Ohio, to April, 1864.
    2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1863. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to September, 1864.
    2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to October, 1864.
    Non-Veterans left front August 18 and mustered out August 30, 1864.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 36th Massachusetts Infantry October 21, 1864.
  • 22nd Unattached Company, Massachusetts Infantry (Militia)
    Organized at Readville and mustered in for 100 days' service August 18, 1864. Duty at Camp Meigs, Readville.
    Mustered out November 2, 1864.
  • 22nd Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Orginized at Lynnfield September 4 to October 6, 1861. Moved to Washington, D. C., October 8-11.
    Attached to Martindale's Brigade, Porter's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862.
    1st Brigade, 1st Division, 3rd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1862.
    1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to March, 1864.
    2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to October, 1864. Relieved August 8 and guard duty at City Point till October 5.
    Mustered out October 17, 1864.

Regiments 26th through 33rd

  • 30th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized at Newport News, Va., December, 1861, from 1st Battalion Massachusetts Infantry (7 Cos.) and 3 new Companies ("F," "G" and "H") organized December 13-17, 1861, which joined Regiment at Newport News, Va., January 17, 1862.
    Mustered out July 29, 1865.
  • 30th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized as "Eastern Bay State Regiment" at Camp Chase, Lowell, December 31, 1861.
    Duty in various locations, then duty in 3rd Sub-District Eastern South Carolina until December 1865. Mustered out December 1, 1865.
  • 31st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    "Western Bay State Regiment," organized at Pittsfield, November 20, 1861, to February 20, 1862.
    Served in various locations, then moved to Boston September 11-24, and discharged September 30, 1865.
  • 32nd Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized as a Battalion of 6 Companies for garrison duty at Fort Warren, Boston Harbor, November 25, 1861. Mustered out June 29, and discharged July 11, 1865.

Regiments 34th through 43rd

Regiments 44th through 53rd

Regiments 54th through 62nd

  • 61st Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry
    Organized at Gallop's Island, Boston Harbor, August to October, 1864. Mustered out July 16. Moved to Reedville, Mass., July 20, 22, and discharged August 1, 1865.

Regiments A through Z


 

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