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166th Pennsylvania Regiment

Recruited in York county, PA


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166th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles

    Organization
  • Organized at York October 24 to December 8, 1862.
  • Moved to Washington, D.C., thence to Newport News and Suffolk, Va., December 8-17.
  • Attached to Foster's Brigade. Division at Suffolk, Va., 7th Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to April, 1863.
  • 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Corps, to July 1863.
    Service & Battles - 1863
  • Duty at Suffolk till June, 1863.
  • Expedition toward Blackwater January 8-10, 1863.
  • Deserted House January 30. Leesville April 4.
  • Siege of Suffolk April 11-May 4.
  • Edenton, Providence Church and Somerton Roads April 12-13.
  • Somerton Road April 15 and 20.
  • Edenton Road April 24.
  • Operations on Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad May 12-26.
  • Holland House, Carrsville, May 15-16.
  • Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 27-July 7.
  • Expedition from White House to South Anna River July 1-7.
  • South Anna Bridge July 4.
  • Moved to Washington, D.C., July 8.
  • Mustered out July 28, 1863.
    Regimental Losses
  • Regiment lost during service 6 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 11 Enlisted men by disease. Total 17.





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