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122nd Pennsylvania Regiment
Nine Months' Service - Recruited near Lancaster County, PA
122nd PA Regiment Companies
122nd PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Harrisburg August 12, 1862.
- Moved to Washington, D.C., August 15-16.
- Attached to Casey's Command, Defences of Washington, to September, 1862.
- Piatt's 1st Brigade, Whipple's 3rd Division, 3rd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1863.
Service & Battles - 1862
- Duty in the Defences of Washington at Fort Richardson, Cloud's Mills, near Georgetown, and at Fairfax Court House till October.
- Moved to Point of Rocks, Md.,
- Thence to Pleasant Valley October 11-19.
- Movement toward Warrenton, Va., October 24-November 16.
- Reconnoissance to and skirmish at Manassas Gap November 5-6.
- Movement to Falmouth November 18-24.
- Battle of Fredericksburg December 12-15.
Service & Battles - 1863
- Burnside's 2nd Campaign, "Mud March," January 20-24, 1863.
- Duty near Falmouth till April 27.
- Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6.
- Battle of Chancellorsville May 1-5.
- Moved to Washington and escort to General Whipple's funeral May 8.
- Mustered out May 16, 1863.
- Regiment lost during service 16 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 42 Enlisted men by disease. Total 59.