41st USCT Infantry

February 1, 2016 United States Volunteer Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pa., September 30 to December 7, 1864.1 Muster Out: Mustered […]

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127th USCT Infantry

February 1, 2016 United States Volunteer Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pa., August 23 to September 10, 1864.1 Muster Out: Mustered […]

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199th Pennsylvania Infantry

February 1, 2016 Pennsylvania Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Philadelphia September and October, 1864.1 Muster Out: Consolidated with 188th Pennsylvania Infantry June 28, […]

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Petersburg Medals of Honor: A Rebel Charge That Failed

February 1, 2016 Deeds of Valor, Volume 1

A REBEL CHARGE THAT FAILED1 ——- The following vivid description by Sergeant Henry F. W. Little, of Company D, Seventh New Hampshire Infantry, shows how much depends on the personal bravery of the individual soldier in repulsing a charge of the enemy, and also illustrates the futility of a bayonet charge against a body of […]

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1st Rhode Island Light Artillery, Battery H

January 30, 2016 Rhode Island Artillery

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Providence October 14. 1862.1 Muster Out: June 28, 18652 Commander(s): Captain Crawford Allen, Jr. […]

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18th New Hampshire Infantry

January 30, 2016 New Hampshire Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Concord September 13, 1864.1: First six Companies recruited under call of July 19, 1864. […]

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61st Massachusetts Infantry

January 30, 2016 Massachusetts Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Gallop’s Island, Boston Harbor, August to October, 1864.1 Muster Out: July 16, 18652 Commander(s): […]

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8th Delaware Infantry

January 30, 2016 Delaware Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Wilmington, Del., October, 1864.1 Muster Out: June 5, 18652 Commander(s): Captain Robert J. Holt […]

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186th New York Infantry

January 30, 2016 New York Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Sackett’s Harbor, N.Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows1: Companies “A” and “B,” […]

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39th New Jersey Infantry

January 30, 2016 New Jersey Infantry

Editor’s Note: Do you have information on this unit’s role at the Siege of Petersburg?  Please contact us using the Contact button in the menu at the top of the screen.  We are happy to exchange information with other researchers. Muster In: Organized at Newark, N.J., October 3, 1864.1 Muster Out: June 17, 18652 Commander(s): Colonel Abram C. […]

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