Actual total of members of company,11250261Totals,33740
Casualties by Engagements.
1862.May 18, Spotsylvania, Va.,–11
Sept. 17, Antietam, Md.,2810
May 31, Jones Farm, Va.,–11
1863.June 3, Cold Harbor, Va.,–11
July 2-3, Gettysburg, Pa.,–33
June 18, Petersburg, Va.,1–1
May 12, Wilderness, Va.,–11Sept. 28, Petersburg, Va.,–11
The 1st Company Sharpshooters, known as the Andrew Sharpshooters, numbering 98 men, under Capt. John Saunders, was organized in camp at Lynnfield, Mass., in August, 1861, and was mustered and left the State September 3.
It was assigned to General Lander's Brigade, located near Poolsville, Md., and met the enemy in a skirmish at Edward's Ferry, October 1 and 2.
The company remained on the Upper Potomac with General Lander until his death in March, 1862, and, after serving for a time under General Shields, was attached to the 15th Mass. Infantry, then engaged at the siege of Yorktown, and served with it until the spring of 1863