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Muster In: Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pa., September 30 to December 7, 1864.1
Muster Out: Mustered out at Brownsville, Texas, November 10, 1865.2

Commander(s):
Lieutenant Colonel Henry C. Ward
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Commander 2
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Commander 3
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First Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Unit not yet in existence.3

Second Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Unit not yet in existence.4

Third Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Unit not yet in existence.5

Fourth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Unit not yet in existence.6

Fifth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Unit not yet at Petersburg.7

Sixth Offensive Order of Battle: First Brigade | Third Division | X Corps | Army of the James | Union Army (October 18(?)-October 31, 1864)8

  • Commander: Lieutenant Colonel Henry C. Ward (October 31, 1864)9
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  • Note: Ordered to join Army of the James, in Virginia, October 18, 1864.  On what day did the regiment arrive at City Point, and on what day was it placed in the brigade to which it was assigned?10
  • Note: Only Company A of the 41st United States Colored Troops appears to have taken part in the Battle of Fair Oaks and Darbytown Road based on the Union casualty returns for the battle.11

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Dyer’s/Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Siege of Petersburg Battles12:

  • Ordered to join Army of the James, in Virginia, October 18, 1864.

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

    Sources:

    1. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    2. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    3. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    4. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    5. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    6. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    7. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    8. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLII, Part 3 (Serial Number 89), page 465: “Organization of the Union Forces” (October 31, 1864)”
    9. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLII, Part 3 (Serial Number 89), page 465: “Organization of the Union Forces” (October 31, 1864)”
    10. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
    11. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLII, Part 1 (Serial Number 87), page 149: “Return of Casualties in the Union Forces…Fair Oaks and Darbytown Road, Va., October 27-28, 1864”
    12. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)

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