Attention is called to the large number of killed in the 7th, 19th, 26th, and 34th Infantry during their last year of service.
The 7th lost 243 killed and wounded, at Fredericksburg, out of 488 engaged; the 16th lost 201 at Gaines's Mill; the 26th lost 339 in the two actions of Manassas and Fredericksburg, and the 34th lost 251 at Fair Oaks and Antietam.
The 24th Cavalry an 2d Mounted Rifles served dismounted — in the Ninth Corps--until November, 1864, most of their casual in all, only fifty-seven small companies.
Out of 1,985 present in action, they lost 829 in killed, wounded and missing; and, in Burbank's Brigade, out of 80 officers present, 40 were killed or wounded.
Heavy losses were also sustained at Gaines's Mill by the 2d, 12th, and 14th Infantry; at Manassas, by the 14th; and at Spotsylvania, by the 11th.
The 9th Infantry was stationed on the Pacific Coast during the entire war. The 5th Infantry served in New Mexico.
A part of the 8th Infantry w
June 16 Secessionville, S. C 107 487 89 683
June 25 Oak Grove,
Seven Days Batttle, Va
Total 15,849 67 504 55 626
June 26 Mechanicsville, 49 207 105 361
June 27 Gaines's Mill, 894 3,107 2,836 6,837
Includes loss at Garnett's Farm on the previons day, Golding's Farm, 37 227 104 368
Includes loss at Peach Orchard (or Allen's Farm) on same day. Savage Station, 80 412 1,098 1,590
June 30 52 144 8 204
Date. Engagements. (Confederate Losses.) Killed. Wounded, including mortally w'd. Captured and Missing. Aggregate.
Approximate division of loss: June 25, Oak Grove, 441; June 26, Mechanicsville, 1,365; June 27, Gaines's Mill, 8,751; June 28, Garnett's Farm, and Golding's Farm, 461; June 29, Savage Station and Peach Orchard, 626; June 30, White Oak Swamp and Glendale (or Charles City Cross Roads), 3,615, July 1, Malvern Hill, 5,355; total, 20,614.--Official Record