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153rd Pennsylvania Regiment
Recruited in Northampton county, PA
153rd PA Regiment Companies
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153rd PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Easton September, 1862.
- Moved to Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, October 6; thence to Washington, D.C., October 12, 1862.
- Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 11th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to July, 1863.
Service & Battles - 1862
- Duty in the Defences of Washington, D. C, till December, 1862.
- Reconnoissance from Chantilly to Snicker's Ferry and Berryville, Va., November 28-30.
- March to Fredericksburg, Va., December 9-16.
Service & Battles -1863
- Duty at Stafford Court House till January 19, 1863.
- Burnside's 2nd Campaign, "Mud March," January 20-24, 1863.
- At Stafford Court House till April 27.
- Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6.
- Battle of Chancellorsville May 1-5.
- Gettysburg (Pa.) Campaign June 11-July 24.
- Battle of Gettysburg July 1-3.
- Pursuit of Lee July 5-12.
- Mustered out July 24, 1863.
- Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 48 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 28 Enlisted men by disease. Total 77.