ersey Regiment Cavalry.--(16th New Jersey Volunteers.）
Organized at Trenton, N. J., under authority of the War Department August 14, 1861, as Halsted's Cavalry.
Left State for Washington, D. C.; four Companies August 24 and six Companies August 31, 1861.
Attached to Heintzelman's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862.
Wadsworth's Command, Military District of Washington, to May, 1862.
Bayard's Cavalry Brigade, Dept. of the Rappahannock, to June, 1862.
Bayard's Cavalry Bry of the Shenandoah, to June, 1865.
Advance on Manassas, Va., July 16-21, 1861.
Battle of Bull Run July 21 (Reserve).
Duty in the Defenses of Washington, D. C., till March, 1862.
Munson's Hill or Little River Turnpike August 31, 1861 (Cos.
I and K ).
Springfield Station October 2 (Detachment).
Burke's Station December 4 (Detachment).
Advance on Manassas, Va., March 8-15.
Advance from Alexandria to Bristoe Station April 7-11.
Embarked for the Peninsula, Va