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Attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac.
Service & Battles - 1862
March into Maryland September 1-18.
Duty at Sharpsburg, Md., till October 30.
Reconnoissance to Smithfield, W. Va., October 16-17.
Movement to Falmouth, Va., October 30-November 19.
Battle of Fredericksburg, Va., December 12-15.
Service & Battles - 1863
Burnside's 2nd Campaign January 20-24, 1863.
Duty at Falmouth, Va., till April 27.
Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6.
Battle of Chancellorsville May 1-5.
Mustered out May 26, 1863.
Regiment lost during service 4 Officers and 38 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 66 Enlisted men by disease. Total 109.
134th PA Regiment Medal of Honor Recipients
QUAY, MATTHEW S. Dillsburg, Colonel, 134th Pennsylvania Infantry Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862. Citation: 9 July 1888. Although out of service, he voluntarily resumed duty on the eve of battle and took a conspicuous part in the charge on the heights.
134th PA Regiment Burials
Jamison, John; Dec 19, 1862, Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA