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91st Pennsylvania RegimentRecruited in the city of Philadelphia, PA
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91st PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
- Organized at Philadelphia and mustered in December 4, 1861.
- Left State for Washington, D.C., January 21, 1862.
- Attached to Defences of Washington, D.C., to August, 1862.
- 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 5th Army Corps, Army Potomac, to May, 1863.
- 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 5th Army Corps, to March, 1864.
- 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to April, 1864.
- 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to June, 1864.
- 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 5th Army Corps, June, 1864.
- 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 5th Army Corps, to July, 1864.
- 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to December, 1864.
- 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, to March, 1865.
- 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 5th Army Corps, to July, 1865.
Service & Battles - 1862
- Duty at Washington, D.C., till April 27, 1862, and at Alexandria, Va., till August 21.
- Near Fairfax Court House till September 15.
- Reached Antietam, Md., September 18.
- Duty at Sharpsburg, Md., till October 30.
- Skirmishes at Kearneysville and Shepherdstown October 15-16.
- Reconnoissance to Leesburg, W. Va., October 16-17.
- Movement to Falmouth, Va., October 30-November 19.
- Battle of Fredericksburg, Va.,December 12-15.
Service & Battles - 1863
- Burnside's second Campaign, "Mud March," January 20-24, 1863.
- Duty at Falmouth, Va., till April 27.
- Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6.
- Battle of Chancellorsville May 1-5.
- Gettysburg (Pa.) Campaign June 13-July 24.
- Battle of Gettysburg, Pa.,July 1-3. Pursuit of Lee July 5-24.
- Duty on line of the Rappahannock till October.
- Bristoe Campaign October 9-22.
- Advance to line of the Rappahannock November 7-8.
- Rappahannock Station November 7.
- Mine Run Campaign November 26-December 2.
- Regiment reenlisted December 26, 1863.
- Veterans on furlough January 2-February 16, 1864, and near Chester till March 2.
- Rapidan Campaign May 4-June 12.
- Battles of the Wilderness May 5-7; Laurel Hill May 8;
- Spottsylvania Court House May 8-21.
- Assault on the Salient May 12.
- North Anna River May 23-26.
- On line of the Pamunkey May 26-28.
- Totopotomoy May 28-31.
- Cold Harbor June 1-12.
- Bethesda Church June 1-3.
- Before Petersburg June 16-18.
- Siege of Petersburg June 16, 1864, to April 2, 1865.
- Mine Explosion, Petersburg, July 30, 1864 (Reserve).
- Six Mile House, Weldon Railroad, August 18-21.
- Poplar Grove Church, Peeble's Farm, September 29-October 2.
- Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28.
- Warren's Raid to Weldon Railroad December 7-12.
- Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865.
- Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9.
- Lewis Farm, Gravelly Run, March 29.
- Junction of Quaker and Boydton Roads March 29.
- White Oak Road March 30-31.
- Five Forks April 1.
- Appomattox Court House April 9.
- Surrender of Lee and his army.
- Moved to Washington, D. C:, May 1-12.
- Grand Review May 23.
- Mustered out July 10, 1865.
- Regiment lost during service 6 Officers and 110 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 82 Enlisted men by disease. Total 200
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