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17th Pennsylvania Regiment
Recruited in the city of Philadelphia, PA
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17th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Philadelphia and mustered in April 25, 1861.
- Designated 17th May 15, 1861.
Service & Battles - 1861
- Moved to Perryville, thence to Baltimore, Md., May 8, and to Washington, D.C., May 10.
- Camp on Kalorama Heights till June 10.
- Attached to Stone's Command, Rockville Expedition, June 10-July 1.
- Edward's Ferry June 18.
- Join Patterson at Martinsburg, Va., July 7.
- Attached to 7th Brigade, 3rd Division, Patterson's Army.
- Advance on Bunker Hill July 15.
- March to Charleston July 17, thence to Harper's Ferry July 21.
- Moved to Philadelphia and mustered out August 2, 1861.