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One Hundred and Nineteenth Pennsylvania Infantry.

Russell's Brigade — Wright's Division--Sixth Corps.

(1) Col. Peter C. Ellmaker. (2) Col. Gideon Clark; Bvt. Brig.-Gen.

companies. killed and died of wounds. died of disease, accidents, in Prison, &c. Total Enrollment.
Officers. Men. Total. Officers. Men. Total.
Field and Staff 2   2       15
Company A   11 11   6 6 115
  B 3 12 15   6 6 121
  C   15 15   4 4 135
  D 1 12 13 1 5 6 117
  E   12 12   12 12 124
  F   10 10   6 6 122
  G 1 14 15   9 9 118
  H   20 20   13 13 115
  I 1 12 13   4 4 114
  K 1 14 15   6 6 120
Totals 9 132 141 1 71 72 1,216

141 killed == 11.5 per cent.

Total of killed and wounded, 519; died in Confederate prisons (previously included), 21.

battles. K. & M. W. battles. K. & M. W.
Fredericksburg, Va., April 29, 1863 1 Spotsylvania, Va. 56
Salem Church, Va. 24 Hanover, Va. 1
Banks's Ford, Va, May 6, 1863 1 Cold Harbor, Va. 4
Rappahannock Station, Va, 17 Opequon, Va. 7
Brandy Station, Va. 1 Petersburg, Va. 8
Wilderness, Va. 18 Sailor's Creek, Va. 3

Present, also, at First Fredericksburg Marye's Heights; Gettysburg; Mine Run; Weldon Railroad; Fort Stevens; Hatcher's Run; Appomattox.

notes.--Recruited at Philadelphia in August, 1862. It arrived at Washington, September 1st, and after a month's stay proceeded to Harper's Ferry where it joined the Army of the Potomac. It was there assigned to General Calvin E. Pratt's Brigade of Howe's Division. The regiment was under fire at the first battle of Fredericksburg, 1862, but was not actively engaged. In the second battle--May 3, 1863--it took part in the engagement at Salem Church, where it sustained a loss of 10 killed, 74 wounded, and 38 missing, a total of 122 out of 432 present for duty. It was at that time in Russell's Brigade, Brooks's Division. In the affair at Rappahannock Station the brigade made a successful bayonet charge, capturing the works, together with a large number of prisoners, flags, and cannon. The loss in the One Hundred and Nineteenth was 7 killed, 37 wounded, and 1 missing; Colonel Ellmaker led the brigade, General Russell being in command of the division. The regiment was hotly engaged at Spotsylvania, being one of the picked regiments in Upton's storming party on May 10th; on the 12th it participated in the bloody contest at the “Angle” where Major Truefit and Captain Warner, the regimental commandants were killed. The loss at the Wilderness and Spotsylvania--May 5th to 12th--was 231 killed and wounded, out of about 400 effectives that crossed the Rapidan. It also suffered a heavy percentage of loss in the Shenandoah Valley, its previous casualties having left but few in line. Early in the spring of 1863, the regiment was transferred to the Third Brigade, First Division, in which command it remained without further change. This division was commanded, successively, by Generals Brooks, Wright, Russell, and Wheaton; the brigade by Generals Russell, Eustis, and Edwards.

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