PA Civil War Volunteer Soldiers
166th Pennsylvania RegimentRecruited in York county, PA
166th PA Regiment Soldier Biographies
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166th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- 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.
- Regiment lost during service 6 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 11 Enlisted men by disease. Total 17.
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