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esolutions of the Massachusetts Legislature on the death of Gen. William Cogswell, it was assumed for him that he recruited the first companyve three years, it may perhaps be true that General (then captain) Cogswell's company was the first enlisted and serving for that whole period Quint's 2d Mass. Infantry, List of Officers, etc. Supposing Captain Cogswell's to be the first company formed for the 2d Regiment, it couldRecords, 39, pp. 709-712. General Ruger also compliments Lieutenant-Colonel Cogswell (severely wounded) and Major Mudge of the 2d Mass. Colon., Steinwehr's division) and the second included the 2d Mass. (Colonel Cogswell, Williams's division). The orders arriving Sept. 24, 1863, the and hot fire of his artillery, infantry and sharpshooters. Colonel Cogswell's own narrative, in Adjutant General's Report, January, 1868, pt. 2, 1864, the regiment was placed on duty as provost guard, Colonel Cogswell being placed in command of the fort. At Averysboroa, N. C.,