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eir first serious experience of war. Xvii. The Fredericksburg campaign. On Nov. 5, 1862, General McClellan was relieved from the command of the Army of the Potomac, Maj.-Gen. A. E. Burnside being appointed in his place. The Massachusetts troops under General Burnside during the ensuing Fredericksburg campaign were as follows: Official War Records, XXI, 48.— Army of the Potomac. Artillery Reserve. 32d Mass. Infantry, Co. C, Capt. J. C. Fuller. Right Grand Division (Maj.-Gen. E. V. Sumner, Massachusetts). Second Army Corps First Division.—Maj.-Gen. D. N. Couch (Mass.); 2d Brigade, 28th Mass. Infantry, Col. Richard Byrnes. Second Division.—1st Brigade, 15th Mass. Infantry, Maj. Chase Philbrick; 1st Co. Mass. Sharpshooters, Capt. Wm. Plumer. 3d Brigade, 19th Mass. Infantry, Capt. H. G. O. Weymouth; 20th Mass. Infantry, Capt. G. N. Macy. Ninth Army Corps. First Division.—2d Brigade, 29th Mass. Infantry, Lieut.-Col. J. H. Barnes. 3d Brigade, 36th Mass. Inf