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Brief History

  • Organized at Washington, D. C., April 26, 1861, for the defence of the Capital.
  • Mustered out July 19, 1861.

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.

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 86 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.



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