4th Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (33rd Volunteers)

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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Pennsylvania Military Records|Pennsylvania Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Pennsylvania in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] 4th Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (33rd Volunteers)''
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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Pennsylvania Military Records|Pennsylvania Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Pennsylvania in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] 4th Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry (33rd Volunteers)''  
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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
This regiment mustered out July 27, 1861. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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This regiment mustered out July 27, 1861. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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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.  
 
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.  
  
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Field Officers and staff - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4thresofficers.html Roster]
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Company A&nbsp; Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoa.html Roster]
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Company B&nbsp; Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscob.html Roster]
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Company C&nbsp; Men recruited in Montgomery County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoc.html Roster]
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Company D&nbsp; Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoc.html Roster]
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Company E&nbsp; Men recruited in Lycoming County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoe.html Roster]
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Company F&nbsp; Men recruited in Monroe County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscof.html Roster]
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Company G&nbsp; Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscog.html Roster]
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Company H&nbsp; Men recruited in&nbsp; Susquehanna County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoh.html Roster]
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Company I&nbsp; Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscoi.html Roster]
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Company K&nbsp; Men recruited in Chester County - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4threscok.html Roster]
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Men unassigned&nbsp; - See [http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4thresunassigned.html Roster]
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=== &nbsp;&nbsp;Other Sources  ===
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,669 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UPA0004RIR Roster].
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=== Other Sources  ===
  
 
*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|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>
 
*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|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>
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|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. <br>
 
*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|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. <br>
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*Creed, W. J. ''Historical sketch and souvenir, Reading Artillerists, Company 'A', Fourth Regiment Inf., Third Brigade, N.G.P.'' (Sanford, North Carolina&nbsp;: Microfilming Corp. of America, 1982), {{FHL|636589|item|disp=FHL Fiche 6045361}}
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*France, M. H., Mrs. ''The conception, organization and campaigns of Company H, 4th Penn. Reserve, Volunteer Corps, 33 Regiment in line, 1861-5.'' (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1992), {{FHL|663019|item|disp=FHL fiche 6083984}}
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*[http://www.pa-roots.com/pacw/reserves/4thres/4thresorg.html Pennsylvania Roots]. Gives regiment history with battles fought. Rosters for each company.<br>
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*Vanscoten, M. H., and M. H. France. ''The Conception, Organization and Campaigns of Company H, 4th Penn. Reserve, Volunteer Corps, 33 Regiment in Line, 1861-5 ''(Tunkhannock, Wyoming County, Pa: Baldwin and Chapman, 1885).
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===

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Contents

Brief History

This regiment mustered out July 27, 1861. [1]

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  Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company B  Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company C  Men recruited in Montgomery County - See Roster

Company D  Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company E  Men recruited in Lycoming County - See Roster

Company F  Men recruited in Monroe County - See Roster

Company G  Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company H  Men recruited in  Susquehanna County - See Roster

Company I  Men recruited in Philadelphia County - See Roster

Company K  Men recruited in Chester County - See Roster

Men unassigned  - See Roster



The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,669 men on its roster for this unit. 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).
  • 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.
  • Creed, W. J. Historical sketch and souvenir, Reading Artillerists, Company 'A', Fourth Regiment Inf., Third Brigade, N.G.P. (Sanford, North Carolina : Microfilming Corp. of America, 1982), FHL Fiche 6045361
  • France, M. H., Mrs. The conception, organization and campaigns of Company H, 4th Penn. Reserve, Volunteer Corps, 33 Regiment in line, 1861-5. (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1992), FHL fiche 6083984
  • Pennsylvania Roots. Gives regiment history with battles fought. Rosters for each company.
  • Vanscoten, M. H., and M. H. France. The Conception, Organization and Campaigns of Company H, 4th Penn. Reserve, Volunteer Corps, 33 Regiment in Line, 1861-5 (Tunkhannock, Wyoming County, Pa: Baldwin and Chapman, 1885).

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).