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66th Pennsylvania Regiment
Recruited in the city of Philadelphia, PA.
66th PA Regiment Companies
66th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Philadelphia as 30th Pennsylvania Volunteers July and August, 1861.
- Designation changed September, 1861.
- Moved to Washington, D.C., September 20, 1861.
- Attached to Abercrombie's Brigade, Banks' Division, Army Potomac.
Service & Battles - 1862
- Duty on the Upper Potomac at Frederick, Md., till February, 1862.
- Operations on the Potomac October 21-24, 1861.
- Ordered to Washington, D.C., February, 1862,
- And consolidated with 73rd PA Volunteers and 99th PA Volunteers March 1, 1862.