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102nd Pennsylvania Regiment
Recruited in Allegheny County and Butler County, PA
102nd PA Regiment Soldier Biographies
102nd PA Regiment Companies
102nd PA Regiment Newspaper Transcription
Philadelphia Inquirer- May 10, 1862
List of Killed and Wounded at Williamsburg
102nd PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Pittsburg August, 1861. Five Companies left State for Washington, D.C., August 21, 1861.
- Attached to Peck's Brigade, Couch's Division, Army of the Potomac, October, 1861, to March, 1862.
- 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 4th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to July, 1862.
- 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 4th Corps. to September, 1862.
- 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 6th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to October, 1862.
- 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 6th Army Corps, to January, 1864.
- Wheaton's Brigade, Dept. of West Virginia, to March, 1864.
- 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 6th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac and Army of the Shenandoah, to June, 1865.
Service & Battles - 1862
- Duty in the Defences of Washington, D. C,, till March, 1862.
- Advance on Manassas, Va., March 10-15. Moved to the Peninsula March 28.
- Siege of Yorktown April 5-May 4. Battle of Williamsburg May 5.
- Operations about Bottoms Bridge May 20-23.
- Battle of Fair Oaks, Seven Pines, May 31-June 1. S
- even days before Richmond June 25-July 1. Malvern Hill July 1.
- At Harrison's Landing till August 16.
- Movement to Alexandria, thence to Centreville August 16-30.
- Cover Pope's retreat to Fairfax Court House August 30-September 1.
- Chantilly September 1 (Reserve).
- Maryland Campaign September 6-27.
- Battle of Antietam September 16-17.
- At Downsville, Md., September 23 to October 20.
- Movement to Stafford Court House October 20-November 18,
- And to Belle Plains December 5.
- Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., December 12-15.
Service & Battles - 1863
- Burnside's 2nd Campaign, "Mud March," January 20-24, 1863.
- At Falmouth till April.
- Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6.
- Operations at Franklin's Crossing April 29-May 2.
- Maryes Heights, Fredericksburg, May 3.
- Salem Heights May 3-4. Banks' Ford May 4.
- Gettysburg (Pa.) Campaign June 13-July 24.
- Battle of Gettysburg July 2-4.
- Pursuit of Lee July 5-24.
- Duty on line of the Rappahannock till October.
- Bristoe Campaign October 9-22.
- Advance to line of the Rappahannock November 7-8.
- Rappahannock Station November 7.
- Mine Run Campaign November 26-December 2.
Service & Battles - 1864
- Rapidan Campaign May 4-June 12, 1864.
- Battles of the Wilderness May 5-7;
- Spottsylvania May 8-21.
- Assault on the Salient May 12.
- North Anna River May 23-26.
- On line of the Pamunkey May 26-28.
- Totopotomoy May 28-31.
- Cold Harbor June 1-12.
- Before Petersburg June 17-18.
- Jerusalem Plank Road June 22-23.
- Siege of Petersburg till July 9.
- Moved to Washington, D. C., July 9-11.
- Repulse of Early's attack on Washington July 11-12.
- Pursuit of Early to Snicker's Gap July 14-18,
- Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign August to December.
- Charlestown August 21-22.
- Demonstration on Gilbert's Ford, Opequan Creek, September 13.
- Strasburg September 21.
- Battle of Opequan, Winchester, September 19.
- Fisher's Hill September 22.
- Battle of Cedar Creek October 19.
- Duty in the Shehandoah Valley till December.
- Ordered to Petersburg December 9-12.
Service & Battles - 1865
- Siege of Petersburg December, 1864, to April, 1865.
- Fort Fisher, Petersburg, March 25, 1865.
- Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9.
- Assault on and fall of Petersburg April 2.
- Pursuit of Lee April 3-9.
- Appomattox Court House April 9.
- Surrender of Lee and his army.
- March to Danville April 23-27,
- And duty there till May 23.
- Moved to Richmond,
- Thence to Washington, D.C., May 23-June 3.
- Corps Review June 8.
- Mustered out June 28, 1865.
- Regiment lost during service 10 Officers and 171 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 81 Enlisted men by disease. Total 263
102nd PA Regiment Burials
- Aiken, John; Private, born 1828, died 1865, buried Old Saint Marys Cemetery, Hollidaysburg, Blair County, PA