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=== Brief History ===
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The 6th Regiment Connecticut Infantry was organized at New Haven, Connecticut and muster in the 12th of September, 1861.  This regiment was mustered out of service August 21, 1865 in New Haven, Connecticut.
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For more information on the 6th Regiment Infantry and its history, see:
  
*Muster<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1285955663321_748" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1285955663321_235" />ed in&nbsp;September 12, 1861.
 
*Mustered out August 21, 1865.
 
*Organized at New Haven.
 
 
*Regimental History - [http://www.archive.org/stream/oldsixthregiment00cadwrich#page/n7/mode/2up The old Sixth regiment, its war record, 1861-5] by Charles K Cadwell New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse &amp; Taylor, printers, 1875 - Online Book
 
*Regimental History - [http://www.archive.org/stream/oldsixthregiment00cadwrich#page/n7/mode/2up The old Sixth regiment, its war record, 1861-5] by Charles K Cadwell New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse &amp; Taylor, printers, 1875 - Online Book
  
<br>The regiment was composed of men from all over Connecticut.  
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=== Companies in this Regiment<br> ===
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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.&nbsp; This regiment was composed of men from all parts of Connecticut.
  
 
Company A  
 
Company A  
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Company K  
 
Company K  
  
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=== Source Matierial ===
  
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/n3/mode/2up Catalogue&nbsp;of Connecticut&nbsp;volunteer organizations,&nbsp;with&nbsp;additional&nbsp;enlistments&nbsp;and casualties] to July 1, 1864. Compiled From Records in the Adjutant General's Office and Published by Order of the Legislature, by Horace J. Morse - Adjutant General - Online Book  
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/n3/mode/2up Catalogue&nbsp;of Connecticut&nbsp;volunteer organizations,&nbsp;with&nbsp;additional&nbsp;enlistments&nbsp;and casualties] to July 1, 1864. Compiled From Records in the Adjutant General's Office and Published by Order of the Legislature, by Horace J. Morse - Adjutant General - Online Book  
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*[http://pages.cthome.net/fwc/6-CT.HTM 6th Connecticut Regiment Graves] - Roster by Name and Company Roster  
 
*[http://pages.cthome.net/fwc/6-CT.HTM 6th Connecticut Regiment Graves] - Roster by Name and Company Roster  
 
*[http://www.stamfordhistory.org/cw_reghist.htm#13 The Stamford Historical Society,&nbsp;Inc.] - History and Roster
 
*[http://www.stamfordhistory.org/cw_reghist.htm#13 The Stamford Historical Society,&nbsp;Inc.] - History and Roster
 
 
  
 
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Revision as of 03:04, 10 November 2010

Connecticut in the Civil War

Brief History

The 6th Regiment Connecticut Infantry was organized at New Haven, Connecticut and muster in the 12th of September, 1861.  This regiment was mustered out of service August 21, 1865 in New Haven, Connecticut.

For more information on the 6th Regiment Infantry and its history, see:

Companies in this Regiment

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.  This regiment was composed of men from all parts of Connecticut.

Company A

     Letters Home from the Civil War - The Civil War Archive

Company B

Company C

Company D

Company E

Company F

Company G

Company H

Company I

Company K

Source Matierial