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*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 & 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 & Taylor, printers, 1875 - Online Book
  
=== Companies in this Regiment ===
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=== 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.  
 
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  
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Company A  -  [http://www.civilwararchive.com/LETTERS/letters.htm Letters Home from the Civil War] - The Civil War Archive  
 
 
     [http://www.civilwararchive.com/LETTERS/letters.htm Letters Home from the Civil War] - The Civil War Archive  
 
  
 
Company B  
 
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Company I  
 
Company I  
  
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Company K
  
 
=== Source Matierial  ===
 
=== Source Matierial  ===

Revision as of 01:23, 11 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