Battles and Casualties


Presented are two lists of battles  that the regiment participated in during the Civil War. The first comes from the Volumes of Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the War, Vol. 1, Wright and Portter, 1896. Prepared under the authority of the State by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, State Military and Naval Historian.  

The second list is from the regiment's second color sergeant,   Sergeant Edmund F Churchill. Churchill's information was taken from two lists he provided with remnants of the regiment's flag. 

Also included is a list of fatal casualties that the regiment suffered, these numbers do not include wounded, which is provided from the Volumes of Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the War, Vol. 1, Wright and Portter, 1896.


Battles on the Peninsula

Second Bull Run

Shepardstown

Fredericksburg

Chancellorsville

Gettysburg

Rappahannock Station

Wilderness

Spottsylvania

Cold Harbor

Petersburg

Weldon Railroad


Sgt. Churchill's List

Hanover Court House Va

Antietam Md

2nd Bull Run Va

Fredericksburg Va

Chancellorsville Va

-------ville Va (first part unreadable)

Gettysburg Pa

Williamsburg Md

Wafin Heights Va

Bristow Station

Rappahannock

Hope Church

Mine Run

Verdersville

Laurel Hill

Spottsylvania C.H.

Jerricho Ford

Bethesda Church

Cold Harbor

Little River


Casualties

1862

August 30  
Second Bull Run, Va.
54

September 20
Shepherdstown or Blackford's Ford, Va.
5

December 13
Fredericksburg, Va.
27

No place or date given
1

1863 

May 1-3
Chancellorsville, Va.
1

July 2
Gettysburg, Pa.
2

November 7
Rappahannock Station, Va.
5

1864