Rhode Island Volunteers.
1st Rhode Island Regiment Cavalry
Organized at Pawtucket
as 1st New England
Cavalry, afterwards designated 1st Rhode Island Cavalry, December 14, 1861, to March 3, 1862.
Left State for Washington, D. C.
, March 12 and 14, 1862.
Attached to Stoneman
's Cavalry Command, Army of the Potomac, March, 1862.
's Cavalry Brigade, Banks
' 5th Corps, and Dept. of the Shenandoah.
to May, 1862.
' Division, Dept. of the Rappahannock (3rd Battalion); Geary
's Command, Dept. of the Rappahannock (1st Battalion), to June, 1862.
's Cavalry Brigade, 3rd Corps, Army of Virginia, to September, 1862.
's Corps of Observation to December, 1862.
's Cavalry Brigade, Centre Grand Division, Army of the Potomac, to February, 1863.
1st Brigade, 2nd Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac, to January, 1864.
Cavalry Brigade, Camp Stoneman, 22nd Army Corps, to May, 1864.
's Command, Belle Plains
, Va., to June, 1864.
Reserve Brigade, 1st Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac, to August, 1864.
Headquarters Cavalry Corps, Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to October, 1864.
3rd (Reserve) Brigade, 1st Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Shenandoah, to March, 1865.
Cavalry Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah, to June, 1865.
Middle Dept. to August, 1865.
Duty in the Defenses of Washington, D. C., till April.
Moved to Warrenton Junction, Va., April 4.
Reconnoissance to Rappahannock River
April 16 (3rd Battalion).
Warrenton Junction April 16.
Reconnoissance to Liberty Church April 16.
Occupation of Mount Jackson
April 17 (4 Cos.).
Reconnoissance to Rappahannock Crossing April 18 (4 Cos.).
Advance to Front Royal
May 30 (3rd Battalion).
Columbia Bridge April 2.
Miller's Bridge June 4.
and Mountain Road June 9.
Scouting on the Rappahannock
Reconnoissance to James City
Slaughter River August 7.
Battle of Cedar Mountain
's Campaign in Northern Virginia
August 16-September 2.
, Raccoon Ford
and Brandy Station
Fords of the Rappahannock
Catlett's Station August 22.
Rappahannock Station August 23.
New Baltimore August 27.
September 15 and October 12.
Advance to Falmouth, Va.
, October 27.
October 31 (Cos.
“K,” “L” and “M” ).
Battle of Fredericksburg
December 12-15 (Cos.
“K” and “M” ).
Expedition to Richards and Ellis Fords December 29-30.
Hartwood Church February 25, 1863.
April 27-May 8.
's Raid April 29-May 8.
Rapidan Station May 1.
Ellis Ford May 4.
, Beverly Ford and Brandy Station
and Thoroughfare Gap June 17.
June 18 and 27.
Battle of Gettysburg
, July 1-3.
Scouting and outpost duty on Upper Potomac till September.
Advance front Rapidan
to the Rappahannock
Culpeper Court House September 13.
Rapidan Station September 15.
White Sulphur Springs
, October 12-13.
Mine Run Campaign
November 26-December 2.
New Hope Church November 27.
Duty in the Defenses of Washington till May, 1864.
（3rd Battalion transferred to 1st New Hampshire Cavalry January 5, 1864.)
Regiment reported to Gen. Abercrombie
at Belle Plain
, Va., May 14.
Picket duty at Port Conway
and Port Royal
Demonstration north of the James
's Shenandoah Valley Campaign
August 7-November 28.
Battle of Opequan
, September 19.
Brown's Gap September 24.
Battle of Cedar Creek
Raid to Gordonsville
Jack's Shop, near Gordonsville
, December 23.
Consolidated to a Battalion of 4 Companies January 1, 1865.
's Raid from Winchester
February 27-March 3.
Guard prisoners from Waynesboro
Duty in the Shenandoah Valley till June 22.
At Monrovia Station and Relay House, Md., till August.
Mustered out at Baltimore, Md.
, August 3, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 16 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 77 Enlisted men by disease.
2nd Rhode Island Regiment Cavalry
Organized at Providence
November 21, 1862.
Ordered to New Orleans, La.
, and duty there till March, 1863.
Attached to 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1863.
Cavalry Brigade, 19th Army Corps, to August, 1863.
Moved to Baton Rouge, La.
, March 6-7, 1863.
Operations against Port Hudson
Moved to Algiers
, thence to Berwick
Operations in Western Louisiana
April 9-May 14.
Teche Campaign April 11-20.