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158th Pennsylvania Regiment

Nine Months' Service - Recruited in Cumberland county, Franklin county, and Fulton County, PA


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158th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles

    Organization
  • Organized at Chambersburg November 1, 1862, and ordered to Suffolk, Va.
  • Attached to Spinola's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, 7th Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to December, 1862.
  • 1st Brigade, 5th Division, 18th Corps, Dept. of North Carolina, to May, 1863.
  • District of the Pamlico, Dept. of North Carolina, to June, 1863.
  • Spinola's Brigade, 7th Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to July, 1863.
  • Harper's Ferry, W. Va., to August, 1863.
    Service & Battles - 1862
  • Duty at Suffolk, Va., till December 28, 1862.
    Service & Battles - 1863
  • Moved to New Berne, N. C., December 28-January 1, 1863, and duty there till June, 1863.
  • Expedition from New Berne to Trenton, Pollocksville, Young's Cross Roads and Swansborough March 6-10.
  • Expedition to relief of Little Washington, N. C, April 7-10.
  • Blount's Creek April 9.
  • Expedition to Swift Creek
  • Village April 13-21.
  • Big Swift Creek April 19.
  • Ordered to Fortress Monroe, Va., June.
  • Dix's Peninsula Campaign July 1-7.
  • Moved to Harper's Ferry July 7-9, thence moved to Boonsboro, Md., and reported to Gen. Meade July 11.
  • Pursuit of Lee July 11-24.
  • Ordered to Harrisburg, Pa., August 3.
  • Mustered out August 12, 1863.
    Regimental Losses
  • Regiment lost during service 45 by disease.





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