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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Sixth regiment Massachusetts Infantry (Militia), 3 months, 9 months and 100 days service. (search)
service Aug. 2, 1861. In response to the call for troops in 1862, the regiment was mustered in for its nine months service, under Col Albert S. Follansbee, on varying dates from August 31 to Sept. 8, 1862. Twenty-seven of tie commissioned officers had served under the three months enlistment and seven companies remained the same. The command proceeded to Fortress Monroe September 13 and spent its term of service in the vicinity, engaging in action at Deserted House, Va., Jan. 30, 1863, and in the siege of Suffolk in May. It was mustered out at Lowell, Mass., June 3, 1863. The 6th regiment was mustered in for its one hundred days service from July 14 to 19, 1864, under Col. Albert S. Follansbee, with but few chances among the field and staff officers; the regiment left Readville for Washington July 20, 1864, and remained on duty at Arlington Heights until August 21, going from that place to Fort Delaware, Del. It was mustered out of service at Readville, Mass., Oct. 27, 1864.
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Twenty-second regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
––1 May 4, Near York River, Va.,––––––––1––––1 June 26, Mechanicsville, Va.,––––––––2––1–3 June 27, Gaines's Mill, Va.,13156410856749–78 July 1, Malvern Hill, Va.,–1–1–14–11–2–11 Sept. 20, Shepherdstown, Va.,–––1–––––––––1 Oct. 13, Near Sharpsburg, Md.,––––––––––1––1 Dec. 12-13, Fredericksburg, Va.,––1–2211–––––7 1863. July 2-3, Gettysburg, Pa.,–1–311–2–112–12 Nov. 7, Rappahannock Station,Va.–––––––2–––––2 Place unknown,––––––––––1––1 1864. May 5-6, Wilderness, Va.,––31–21–––32–12 May 8-14, Spotsylvania (Laurel Hill), Va.–16–31532124–28 May 23, North Anna River, Va.,–––––1––1––––2 May 30, Bethesda Church or Totopotomoy, Va.––1––––1––2––4 June 3, Cold Harbor (Bethesda Church or Totopotomoy, Va.).–1–1––1212–––8 June 18, Petersburg, Va.,
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirtieth regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
of the 10th U. S. Infantry, having been appointed colonel March 1. As part of General Phelps's force it shared in the operations against New Orleans in April, a detachment under Major Whittemore occupying Fort St. Philip immediately after its surrender. Stationed at Baton Rouge, it engaged as part of General Williams's Brigade in the movement against Vicksburg, and, returning, took active part at the battle of Baton Rouge August 5, under command of Major Whittemore. Leaving Baton Rouge August 21, it encamped in the vicinity of Carrollton until November 3, moving then to New Orleans. In January, 1863, the regiment was assigned to the 3d Brigade (commanded by Colonel Dudley), 1st Division, 19th Army Corps. It formed part of the land forces operating with Farragut against Port Hudson March 14, and shared in the Port Hudson campaign, engaging at Plains Store May 21, and taking active part during the siege, twice providing volunteers to storm the works. Moving to Donaldsonville afte
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirty-second regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
as in action on the afternoon of May 5 at the Wilderness, engaging constantly on the succeeding days; it lost heavily at the battle of Laurel Hill May 12, and was active during the movements about Spotsylvania, North Anna and Totopotomoy, engaging, June 3, at Bethesda Church. Crossing the James River June 16, it took part in the assault at Petersburg, June 18-22, where Col. George L. Prescott was mortally wounded. Engaging afterward in the siege, it took part at the Weldon Railroad August 18-21 and at Poplar Spring Church September 30. It was active in the final operations about Petersburg, took part in the pursuit of Lee's Army to Appomattox, and as part of the 3d Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Corps, received the arms of General Lee's forces at the formal surrender, April 11, 1865. Encamping near Appomattox until May 1, it reached Washington May 12 and remained until the termination of its service. Before its muster out, June 28, 1865, the re-enlisted men and recruits of the 9th, 12
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirty-second regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
–––––––280 Casualties by Engagements. 1862. Dec. 13, Fredericksburg, Va.–11––1–––1-–––––4 1863. May 2, Chancellorsville, Va.–––––––––1–––––1 July 2-3, Gettysburg, Pa., 11132––234114–––22 1864. May 5, Wilderness, Va.,–––1111–2–––1––7 May 10-12, Spotsylvania (Laurel Hill),Va.–143632510274–––47 May 30, Shady Grove Church, Va.––––11––––1––––3 May 30-31, Totopotomoy,Va.,–1––––1––––1–––3 June 3, Bethesda Ch ,Va.,––121151–1–1–––13 June 18-22, Petersburg, Va.,1–111–4–2232–––17 Aug. 21, Weldon R. R.,Va.,–––––1––––2––––3 Sept. 30, Poplar Spring Church, Va.––1–––1––––––––2 Oct. 15, Before Petersburg, Va.––––1––––––––––1 Place unknown,–––22––1–1–––––6 1865. Feb. 5-6, Hatcher'sRun,Va.,––1–––––
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirty-seventh regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
h and 10th Mass. Infantries were attached to the regiment, and July 6, by the reorganization of the division, it became under Lieutenant-Colonel Montague part of the 3d Brigade, with Colonel Edwards as brigade commander. Forming part of the forces sent to protect Washington against the advance of General Early, it reached the city July 12, and went into action immediately at Fort Stevens. It took part in the operations against Early in the Shenandoah Valley, suffering loss at Charlestown August 21, and losing more heavily at the Opequon September 19, after which it was stationed as provost guard at Winchester. The regiment rejoined the Army of the Potomac before Petersburg December 16; engaged at Hatcher's Run in February, 1865; took part under Major Tyler in the action of March 25, and served under Captain Hopkins in the final assault of April 2. It was actively engaged with loss at Sailor's Creek, and, following Lee's army to Appomattox, it was placed after the surrender in guar
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirty-seventh regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
––––––––––––– Enlisted men,––89698661085176 Died as prisoners,— Officers,–––––––––––––– Enlisted men,––23–21––311114 Total losses,— Officers,–4–––––––––––4 Enlisted men,––283822252222182920165245 Totals,–––––––––––––249 Casualties by Engagements. 1862. Dec. 13, Fredericksburg, Va.,–––––––––1–––1 1863. May 3, Chancellorsville (Fredericksburg and Salem Heights), Va.–––––––––1–2–3 July 3, Gettysburg, Pa.,–––1––21–––2–6 1864. May 5-9, Wilderness, Va.,––61056586421–53 May 9-21, Spotsylvania, Va.,–3236412–432–30 June 1-11, Cold Harbor, Va,––131–21–221–13 June 16-21, Petersburg, Va.,––11–––11–1–16 July 12, Fort Stevens, D. C.,––––––––––––11 Aug. 21, Charlestown, Va.,––21–––11–––16 Sept. 19, Winchester, o
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Thirty-eighth regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
ve) serving elsewhere within regiment.––––––1523–1–12 Totals,6–21121624–1–26 Actual total of members of regiment,— Officers,971–––––––––––80 Enlisted, men, Including non-commissioned staff.9–991041029910010010296989651,010 Totals,–––––––––––––1,090 The 38th Mass. Infantry was organized in the summer of 1862, in response to the President's call for troops in July. Seven companies recruited at Lynnfield, and composed largely of men from Plymouth County, were mustered into service August 21; and the remaining three, recruited from Cambridge, were mustered in on the 22d at Camp Day, North Cambridge. The command left Boston August 26, under Lieutenant-Colonel Wardwell, and was stationed for a time in camp near Baltimore. Col. Timothy Ingraham, at the time of his appointment in the 38th holding a commission as lieutenant-colonel of the 18th Mass. Infantry, took command of the regiment September 3. It moved in
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments., Fifty-sixth regiment Massachusetts Infantry. (search)
ding non-commissioned staff.1–2528668734–52 Died as prisoners, Including 2 in Co. C, supposed died in prison.— Officers,–––––––––––––– Enlisted men,––1354446795–48 Total losses,— Officers,15–––––––––––6 Enlisted men, Including non-commissioned staff.1–14142124192421232715–203 Totals,–––––––––––––209 Casualties by Engagements. 1864. May 3-12, Wilderness, Va.,1–7314–32111–24 May 10-21, Spotsylvania, Va.,––1122321213–18 May 24, North Anna River,Va.,–11–221–1–21–11 May 31, Bethesda Church, Va.,–11–––––1–1––4 June 3, Shady Grove Church, Va.–1–––––––––––1 June 17-18, Petersburg, Va.,–1–15–22––2––13 June 23-27, Before Petersburg,Va.,––––––––––21–3 July 6-13, Before Petersburg,Va.,–––––1––––1––2 July 30, Petersburg, Va.(Crater),––––2–32–31––11 Aug. 11-19, Before
indicate other hospitals: it was ordered, June 28, that Lieut.-col. Bond occupy one room in the south-east corner of Col. Vassall's house, upon the second floor, for the sick belonging to said regiment, till a convenient place can be procured elsewhere for the above named purpose. July 26: It being represented that the present hospital is not large enough to contain the sick, Lieut.-gov. Oliver's house is to be cleared for that purpose, and care to be taken that no injury is done to it. August 21: a sergeant, corporal, and nine men to mount guard to-morrow morning at Mr. Fairweather's house On the northeasterly corner of Brattle and Fayerweather streets. lately converted into an hospital. On the 17th of June, 1775, occurred the sanguinary Battle of Bunker Hill. The disasters and the glory of that day have been particularly and vividly described in Frothingham's History of the Siege of Boston. I shall not repeat the story. But I must not omit the fact that Cambridge furnish
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