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Departments of Annapolis And Maryland

Brigadier General B F Butler, Department of Annapolis, 27 April-15 May, 1861

Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts (Militia) Volunteers, Department of Annapolis, 27 April-15 May, 1861

Three Months' Volunteers

Major Generals N P Banks & J A Dix, United States Volunteers
Major General N P Banks, United States Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland, on 11 June, 1861, and Major General J A Dix, United States Volunteers, the Department of Maryland, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland, on 19 July, 1861.

Delaware

First Delaware Infantry

Col. H H Lockwood

The 1st Delaware Infantry was accepted in state service on 23 April, 1861, and Companies A and B were organised at Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, on 19 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st Delaware Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861, and the 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies A and B, were stationed at Institute Building, on Market Street, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, under the command of Acting Major & Captain R S La Motte, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company A, on 19 April, 1861.

Fairgrounds, near Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, 22, 23, & 24 May, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies A, B, and C, under the command of Acting Major & Captain R S La Motte, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company A, arrived at Camp Brandywine, the Fairgrounds, near Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, on 22 May, 1861; Companies E, F, G, H, I, and K on 23 May, 1861; and Compmay D on 24 May, 1861.

Note: Lieutenant Colonel J W Andrews, 1st Delaware Infantry, arrived at Camp Brandywine, the Fairgrounds, near Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, on 27 May, 1861, and Colonel H H Lockwood, 1st Delaware Infantry, between 28 and 31 May, 1861.

Mustered in three months, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, 28 May, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, by Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, on 28 May, 1861.

Organisation of 1st Delaware Infantry, 26 May, 1861: Colonel H H Lockwood, Lieutenant Colonel J W Andrews, Major H A Du Pont; Company A, Delaware Blues, Company A, Captain R S La Motte; Company B, Delaware Blues, Company B, Captain C E La Motte; Company C, Columbia Rifles, Captain J M Barr; Company D, Captain J Green; Company E, Wilmington Rifles, Captain R Milligan; Company F, Captain T Crossby; Company G, Captain C R Layton; Company H , Captain S H Jenkins; Company I , Captain J Leonard; Company K, Captain G F Smith

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, to Aberdeen, Harford County, Maryland, & Bush River Bridge, on Bush River, Companies A, B, D, & E, 28 May, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies A and B, were ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Aberdeen, Harford County, Maryland, and Companies D and E to Bush River Bridge, on Bush River, in the afternoon on 28 May, 1861, and were assigned to guard the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, between 29 May and 2 August, 1861.

Note: The 11th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard the Delaware & Chesapeake Canal and the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad between Newark, New Castle County, Delaware, between 27 May and 12 June, 1861 (See the Sixth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, to Perryville, Elkton, & North East, Cecil County, & Harve de Grace, Harford County, Maryland, Companies C, F, G, H, I, & K, 9 June, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies C and H, were ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland; Companies F and I to Harve de Grace, Harford County, Maryland; Company G to Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland; and Company K to North East, Cecil County, Maryland, at 3 PM on 9 June, 1861, and were assigned to guard the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, between 9 June and 2, 8 and 14 August, 1861.

Note: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies A, B, D, and E, were assigned to guard the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad between Bush River Bridge, on Bush River, and Aberdeen, Harford County, Maryland, on 28 May, 1861, and Companies C, F, G, H, I, and K between Elkton, Cecil County, and Harve de Grace, Harford County, Maryland, and 9 June, 1861. Colonel H H Lockwood, 1st Delaware Infantry, set up headquarters at Harve de Grace, Harford County, Maryland, on 9 June, 1861.

Harve de Grace, Harford County, to Harewood, Baltimore County, Maryland, Companies C, F, G, H, I, & K, 24 June, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies C, F, H, and I, were ordered to Harewood, Baltimore County, Maryland, between Gunpowder River and Stemmer's Run, and Companies G and K, to Back River on 24 June, 1861.

Note: Captain R S La Motte, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company A, was appointed major, 1st Delaware Infantry, and First Lieutenant E S Watson, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company A, was appointed capatin, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company A, on 11 June, 1861. Major R S La Motte, 1st Delaware Infantry, was appointed captain, 13th United States Infantry, and Captain C R Layton, 1st Delaware Infantry, Company G, was appointed major, 1st Delaware Infantry, on 11 July, 1861,

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, 2-14 August, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry, Companies A, B, D, and E, were ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, on 2 August, 1861; Company F on 8 August, 1861; and Companies C, G, H, I, and K, on 14 August, 1861.

Note: The 4th New York Infantry arrived at Harewood, Baltimore County, Maryland, between Gunpowder River and Stemmer's Run, on 13 August, 1861.

Mustered out, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, 30 August, 1861: The 1st Delaware Infantry was mustered out at Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, on 30 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 28 May, 1861. Companies A, B, D, & E stationed on Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad at Aberdeen and Bush River Bridge, on Bush River, 28 May-2 August, 1861, and Companies C, F, G, H, I, & K at Harve de Grace, Harford County; Perryville, Elkton, and North East, Cecil County, Maryland, 9-24 June, 1861, and Harewood, Baltimore County, Maryland, 24 June- 8 and 14 August, 1861

Massachusetts

Sixth Massachsetts Infantry

Col. E F Jones

The 6th Massachsetts Infantry (678) arrived at Washington, D. C., at 5 PM on 19 April, 1861, and was ordered to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, on 13 May, 1861 (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).
Mustered in United States service for three months 22 April, 1861. Stationed near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, and Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, and Baltimore City, Maryland, 5 May-29 July, 1861

Eighth Massachsetts Infantry

Col. E W Hinks

The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was acepted in state service on 15 April, 1861, and was ordered to rendezvous at Boston Common, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, by Special Orders No.14, Headquarters, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 12 PM on 16 April, 1861, dated 15 April, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, arrived at Fanuiel Hall, on Market Square, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, between 16 and 17 April, 1861, and Company J at 10.30 AM on 18 April, 1861.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Third Brigade, Second Division, Massachusetts (Volunteer) Militia , 17 April, 1861: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts (Volunteer) Militia; 3rd Massachusetts Infantry, Colonel D W Wardrop; 4th Massachusetts Infantry, Colonel A B Packard; 6th Massachusetts Infantry, Colonel E F Jones; 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Colonel T Monroe

Note: The 7th Massachusetts (Volunteer) Militia, Company A, was assigned to the 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company J, at 10 PM on 17 April, 1861, and arrived at Fanuiel Hall, on Market Square, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 8 AM on 18 April, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies B, C, and H, arrived by the Eastern Railroad at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 8 AM on 16 April, 1861, and Brigadier General B F Butler was assigned to command the Third Brigade, Second Division, Massachusetts (Volunteer) Militia, on 17 April, 1861.

Organisation of 8th Massachusetts Infantry, 18 April, 1861: Colonel T Monroe, Lieutenant Colonel E W Hinks, Major A Elwell; Company A, Cushing Guards, Captain A W Bartlett; Company B, Lafayette Guards, Captain R Phillips; Company C, Sutton Light Infantry, Captain K V Martin; Company D, Lynn Light Infantry, Captain G T Newhall; Company E, Beverly Light Infantry, Captain F E Porter; Company F, Lynn City Guards, Captain J Hudson, Jr.; Company G, American Guards, Captain A Center; Company H, Glover Light Guards, Captain F Boardman; Company J, Salem Light Infantry, Captain A F Devereux; Company K, Allen Guards, Captain H S Briggs

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 18-19 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry (706) was ordered to proceed by the Boston & Worcester Railroad to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 4 PM on 18 April, 1861, and was accompanied by Brigadier General B Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers. The regiment arrived by the Worcester & Springfield Railroad at Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, at 10 PM the same day and was ordered to proceed by the New Haven, Hartford & Springfield Railroad to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, in the evening on 18 April, 1861, and arrived by the New York & New Haven Railroad at 6 AM on 19 April, 1861.

Note: The Allen Guards, 1st Massachusetts Battalion (Volunteer) Militia, Company A, under the command of Captain H S Briggs, was assigned to the 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company K, at 10 PM on 18 April, 1861, and rendezvoused at Springfiled, Hampden County, Massachusetts, at 10 PM on 18 April, 1861.

Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, 19-20 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered across the Hudson River by ferry to Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 11 AM on 19 April, 1861, and arrived by the Philadelpia & Trenton Railroad at Camden, Camden County, via Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, at 6 PM the same day. The regiment arrived by ferry across the Delaware River at Girard House, on Chestnut Street, via Walnut Street wharf, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between 4 and 5 PM on 19 April, 1861, and Companies J and K, under the command of Captains A F Devereux and Briggs, respectively, were ordered to secure the steamer Maryland on the Susquehanna River at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 3 AM on 20 April, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 11 AM the same day and arrived in the afternoon on 20 April, 1861.

Note: A detachment of forty men of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry were organised as sappers and miners, under the command of First Lieutenant T M Berry, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company D, at Philadelphia, Pennsylavania, in the morning on 20 April, 1861, and the 7th New York State Militia Infantry arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at 2 AM the same day. was asked by Brigadier General B Butler to accompany the 8th Massachusetts Infantry to Baltimore City, Maryland. The 7th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by the steamer Boston to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, at 3 PM on 20 April, 1861 (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).

Perryville, Cecil County, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 20-21 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to proceed by the steamer Maryland on the Susquehanna River to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 6 PM on 20 April, 1861, and arrived by Chesapeake Bay in the morning on 21 April, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, disembarked at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the morning on 22 April, 1861.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies J and Company K, and forty sappers and miners were ordered on board the frigate Constitution at 6.30 AM on 21 April, 1861, and Companies C and D, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel E W Hinks, were assigned to guard duty on the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad on 23 April, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, & H, 24-26 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, were ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the morning on 24 April, 1861, and were accompanied by the 7th New York State Militia Infantry. Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, arrived at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, in the morning on 25 April, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Washington, D. C., between 9 and 10 AM on 26 April, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, were accompanied by the Washington Light Guards, four companies of the 5th Massachusetts Infantry, and the first detachment of the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Infantry. Companies B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and I arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., at 12.30 PM the same day.

Mustered in three months, Washingtom, D. C., 30 April & 9-26 May, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H, were mustered in United States service for three months at Washingtom, D. C., by Brevet Major & Assistant Adjutant General I McDowell, on 30 April, 1861, and Company J and K by Second Lieutenant H S Putnam, United States Corps Topographical Engineers, between 9 and 26 May, 1861 (See the United States Corps Topographical Engineers, Balloon Detachment).

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, to the Navy Yard, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, Company J, 26-29 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company J, and forty sappers and miners, under the command of Captain A F Devereux, Company J, were ordered to proceed by the steamer R R Cuyler to the Navy Yard, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, at 7.30 AM on 26 April, 1861, and arrived at 8.30 PM on 28 April, 1861. Company J and the forty sappers and miners were ordered to Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the afternoon on 29 April, 1861.

Note: The steamer R R Cuyler was ordered to tow the frigate Constitution to the Navy Yard, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, at 7.30 AM on 26 April, 1861, and arrived at 8.30 PM on 28 April, 1861. The steamers Oliver M Petit and James A Stevens were ordered to tow the frigate Constitution to the Navy Yard, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York, at 10 AM on 29 April, 1861.

Abstract from returns of the volunteer troops in the Department of Washington, Colonel J F K Mansfield, United States Army, commanding, 30 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was stationed at the Capital, Washington, D. C., on 30 April, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, Company K, 2-3 May, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Maryland to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 PM on 2 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 3rd Massachusetts Battalion Rifles, Companies A, B, and C (See Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland). Company K arrived at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 6 AM on 3 May, 1861.

Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, to Washington, D. C., Company J, 4-8 May, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry (66), Company J, and forty sappers and miners were order to proceed by the packet ship Roanoke to Washington, D. C., on 6 PM on 4 May, 1861, and arrived at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 9 PM on 5 May, 1861. Company J and forty sappers and miners were ordered to Washington, D. C., at 12 AM on 6 May, 1861, and arrived at the Navy Yard, Washington, D. C., at 6 AM on 7 May, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company J, and forty sappers and miners were ordered to the Rotunda of the Capital Building, Washington, D. C., at 7 AM on 8 May, 1861.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company J, and forty sappers and miners were accompanied by the Albany Burgess Corps, 25th New York State Militia Infantry, Company R, on 4 May, 1861 (See the 25th New York State Militia Infantry).

Troops stationed near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, & Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 12 May, 1861:Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers; ; 6th Massachusetts Infantry (635), 8th New York State Militia Infantry (900), Boston Light Arillery (116)

Washington, D. C., to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 12-13 May, Companies A, C, D, & J, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies A, C, D, and J, were ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, in the evening on 12 May, 1861, and arrived in the morning on 13 May, 1861.

Note: Colonel T Monroe, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, resigned at Washington, D. C., on 12 May, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, Companies B, E, F, G, & H, 14 May, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Companies B, E, F, G, and H, under the command of Colonel E W Hinks, were ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, at 10.30 AM on 14 May, 1861, and were accompanied by Dodd's Rifles or Carvers (See the Three Months Volunteers, Department of Washington). Companies B, E, F, G, and H, arrived at Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, at 11.30 AM the same day and arrived at Camp Essex, on the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, Howard County, Maryland, at 2 PM the same day.

Note: Lieutenant Colonel E W Hinks, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, was appointed colonel, 8th Massachusetts Infantry; Major A Ewell, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, was appointed lieutenant colonel, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, and Major B P Poore, Poore's Battalion Rifles, was appointed major, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, at Camp Essex, on the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, Howard County, Maryland, on 16 May, 1861.

Note: The camp and garrison equipage of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, at 8 Pm on 15 May, 1861.

Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, & Federal Hill, Baltimore City, to Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, Howard County, Maryland, Company K, 14 & 16 May, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company K, was stationed at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 13 May, 1861, and was ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 14 May, 1861, Company K was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, on 16 May, 1861.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry (706) was stationed at Camp Essex, on the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, Howard County, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861.

Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, five companies of 8th Massachusetts Infantry, 26 June, 1861: Five companies of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry were ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 4 PM on 26 June, 1861, and arrived the same day.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company J, were ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 4 PM on 26 June, 1861.

Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to West Fayette & West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, five companies of 8th Massachusetts Infantry, 27 June, 1861: Five companies of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry were ordered to West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 AM on 27 June, 1861.

West Fayette & West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, to Wye Point, on the Wye River, near St. Michaels, Talbot County, Maryland, five companies of 8th Massachusetts Infantry, 2-3 July, 1861: Five companies of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry (300) were ordered to proceed by the steamer Hugh Jenkins to Wye Point, on the Wye River, near St. Michaels, Talbot County, Maryland, at Light Street Wharf, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 5 PM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived at 2 AM on 3 July, 1861. The five companies of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry were ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening the same day and arrived at West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 3 July, 1861.

Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, Howard County, to West Fayette & West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, five companies of 8th Massachusetts Infantry, 3 July, 1861: Five companies of the 8th Massachusetts Infantry were ordered to West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 3 July, 1861, and arrived at 11 AM the same day.

Note: The Manchester Cornet Band was assigned to the 8th Massachusetts Infantry at West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 11 AM on 4 July, 1861 (See the 2nd New Hampshire Infantry).

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to Baltimore Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861.

Note: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was stationed at West Baltimore Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of service expired on 30 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 1 August, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 12 AM on 30 July, 1861, and arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at 3 PM the same day. The regiment was ordered to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 5 PM on 30 July, 1861, and arrived at 6 AM on 31 July, 1861. The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to proceed by the steamer Bay State to Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts, at 4 PM the same day and arrived at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 11 AM on 1 August, 1861. The regiment was mustered out at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, in the afternoon on 1 August, 1861.

Note: The Allen Guards, 8th Massachusetts Infantry, Company K, was ordered to Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, at 8 AM on 2 August, 1861, and arrived at Pittsfield Depot, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, at 2.45 PM the same day.
Mustered in United States service for three months 30 April, 1861. Company K stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, and West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 22 April-30 July, 1861; Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, & I at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; Washington, D. C., and West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 22 April-30 July, 1861; and Company J at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York; Washington, D. C.; and West Fayette and West Baltimore Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 22 April-30 July, 1861

Boston Light Artillery

Maj. A M Cook

The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to rendezvous at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 10 PM on 20 April, 1861, and arrived at the Worcester & Boston Depot, on Kneeland Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 2 AM the same day.

Note: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to rendezvous at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Organisation of Boston Light Artillery, 20 April, 1861: Major AM Cook, First Lieutenant J Porter, Second Lieutenant W H McCarthy, Third Lieutenant C C Mortimer

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 21 April, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery (116) was ordered to proceed by the Boston & Worcester Railroad to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 7 AM on 21 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 5th Massachusetts Infantry (See the 5th Massachusetts Infantry). The company arrived at Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at 9 AM the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Western Massachusetts Railroad to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, in the morning on 21 April, 1861. The Boston Light Artillery arrived by the New York & New Haven Railroad at Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, via Springfield, Massachusetts, Worcester County, and New Haven, New London County, Connecticut, at 8 PM on 21 April, 1861.

Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 23-24 April, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to proceed by the steamer DeSoto to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 4 AM on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by six companies of the 5th Massachusetts Infantry, under the command of Colonel S C Lawrence. The company arrived at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 12 PM the same day and was ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the evening on 23 April, 1861. The Boston Light Artillery arrived at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 7 AM on 24 April, 1861, and disembarked at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the afternoon the same day.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 5 May, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, massachusetts Volunteers, at 7 AM on 5 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 8th New York State Militia Infantry. The company arrived at Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, at 11 AM the same day.

Note: A section of the Boston Light Artillery was stationed at Camp Essex, Woodside's Farm, on Elkridge Heights, Howard County, Maryland, overlooking the Thomas Viaduct on the Patapsco River, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and two sections at the intersection of the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad on 5 May, 1861.

Troops stationed near Elkridge Landing, on the Patapsco River, & Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 12 May, 1861: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers; 6th Massachusetts Infantry (635), 8th New York State Militia Infantry (900), Boston Light Arillery (116)

Occupation of Baltimore City, Maryland, section of Boston Light Artillery, 13 May, 1861: A section of the Boston Light Artillery, under the command of Major A Cook, was ordered by to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Baltimore City, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, in the afternoon on 13 May, 1861, and was accompanied by four hundred and fifty men of the 8th New York State Militia Infantry, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel C G Waterbury, and five hundred men of the 6th Massachusetts Infantry, under the command of Colonel E F Jones. The section arrived at Camden Station, at the intersection of Howard and Camden Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 PM the same day and was ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 13 May, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, set up headquarters at Shillinger's House, on Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 13 May, 1861, and the 8th Massachusetts Infantry arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, on 13 and 14 May, 1861.

Federal Hill, Baltimore City, to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, section of Boston Light Artillery, 16 May, 1861: A section of the Boston Light Artillery, under the command of Major A Cook, was ordered to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, in the morning on 16 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 6th Massachusetts Infantry and the 8th New York State Militia Infantry. The company arrived at Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, at 5 PM the same day.

Mustered in three months, Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 18 May, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was mustered in United States service for three months near Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, by Second Lieutenant H S Putnam, United States Corps Topographical Engineers, on 18 May, 1861 (See the United States Corps Topographical Engineers, Balloon Detachment).

Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, & McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, 13 June, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to Baltimore City, Maryland, on 13 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 6th Massachusetts Infantry. The company arrived at Camp Clare, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, the same day.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Note: The Boston Light Artillery (116 and six field pieces) was stationed near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 19 and 27 June, 1861.

Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette & Lexington Streets, & Exchange Place, at the intersection of South Gay between East Lombard & Water Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: Two sections of the Boston Light Artillery were ordered to Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette & Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, and one section to Exchange Place, at the intersection of South Gay between East Lombard and Water Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 1 July, 1861.

Note: Eight companies of the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry were stationed at Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette and Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 1 July, 1861.

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861, and a section of the Boston Light Artillery, stationed at Exchange Place, at the intersection of South Gay between East Lombard and Water Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, was ordered to Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette & Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 4 PM the same day.

Note: The Boston Light Artillery was stationed at Mount Clare Station, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of service expired on 20 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 3 August, 1861: The Boston Light Artillery was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, in the morning on 30 July, 1861, and arrived by the Camden & Amboy Railroad and the Camden & Amboy Ferry at Park Barracks, near City Hall, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, in the evening on 31 July, 1861. The company was ordered to proceed by the Stonnington Line Boat to Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, at 5 PM on 1 August, 1861, and was mustered out on 3 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 18 May, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County; Relay House, Baltimore County; and Baltimore City, Maryland, 24 April-30 July, 1861

Pennsylvania

Sixth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. J Nagle

The 6th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard duty on the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad on 7 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Pennsylvania Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 28 May, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).
Mustered in United States service for three months 21, 22 & 23 April, 1861. Stationed at Newark, Worcester County, and Chesapeake City; North East; Charlestown; Elkton; and Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, 7-28 May, 1861

Twelfth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. D Campbell

The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service at Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 22 April, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Pennsylvania Railroad to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 24 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Curtin, the Dauphin County Agricultural Society, near Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 25 April, 1861.

Note: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Mustered in three months, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 25 April, 1861: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Captain S G Simmons, 7th United States Infantry, Company H, on 25 April, 1861.

Organisation of 12th Pennsylvania Infantry, 25 April, 1861: Colonel D Campbell, Lieutenant Colonel N M'Giffin, Major A Hays; Company A, Captain S A M'Kee; Company B, Captain J S Kennedy; Company C, Captain J H Stewart; Company D, Captain W L Tomlinson; Company E, Captain J Armstrong; Company F, Captain R O'Brien; Company G , Captain R F Cooper; Company H , Captain D Leasure; Company I , Captain G W Tanner; Company K, Captain W C Denny

Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to York County Agricultural Society, near York, York County, Pennsylvania, 25 April, 1861: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to the York County Agricultural Society, near York, York County, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 25 April, 1861, and arrived at Camp Scott, the York County Agricultural Society, near York, York County, Pennsylvania, the same day.

Note: Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, was stationed at 1622 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 March, 1861, and at Wallace Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 5 April, 1861. He was assigned as mustering officer at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between 15 April, 1861, and 29 April, 1863.

York, York County, Pennsylvania, to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, 25 May, 1861: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, at 6 AM on 25 May, 1861, and was assigned to guard duty on the Northern Central Railroad between Pennsylvania and Baltimore City, Maryland, on 25 May and 4 August, 1861.

Note: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies I and K, were stationed at the headquarters of the 12th Pennsylvania Infantry at Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, on 25 May, 1861, and the 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard the Northern Central Railroad between Pennsylvania and Baltimore City, Maryland, between 25 May and 4 August, 1861. The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard the Northern Central Railroad between Pennsylvania and Baltimore City, Maryland, between on 15 and 25 May, 1861 (See the Second Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 5 August, 1861: The 12th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 5 August, 1861.Mustered in United States service for three months 25 April, 1861. Stationed on Northern Central Railroad between Pennsylvania and Baltimore City, Maryland, 25 May-4 August, 1861

Eighteenth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. W D Lewis, Jr.

The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service on 15 April, 1861, and was stationed at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 25 April, 1861.

Mustered in three months, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 24 & 25 April, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry Companies A, B, C, E, F, G, H, I, and K, were mustered in United States service for three months at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, and Captain T H Neill, 5th United States Infantry, Company C, on 24 April, 1861, and Company D on 25 April, 1861.

Note: Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, was stationed at 1622 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 March, 1861, and at Wallace Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 5 April, 1861. He was assigned as mustering officer at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between 15 April, 1861, and 29 April, 1863. The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Organisation of 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, 25 April, 1861: Colonel W D Lewis, Jr., Lieutenant Colonel C Wilhelm, Major A E Newbold; Company A, Captain J H Gosline; Company B, Captain P Fritz; Company C, Captain J Archambault; Company D, Captain E N Baudin; Company E, Captain J Miller; Company F, Captain J H Beattes; Company G , Captain J S Dull; Company H , Captain J Maxwell; Company I , Captain G S Kintzing; Company K, Captain T Hesser

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 14-15 May, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 14 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry, and Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers. The regiment arrived at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, between 12 and 1 AM on 15 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamer Maryland to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 6.30 AM the same day. The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 12 PM on 15 May, 1861.

Locust Point to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, 22 May, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 22 May, 1861, and arrived at Camp Pennsylvania, on Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, the same day.

Note: Brevet Major General & Brigadier General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861.

Pikesville Arsenal, Baltimore County, Maryland, Companies B & K, 12 June-23 July, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies B and K, were ordered to the Pikesville Arsenal, Baltimore County, Maryland, on 12 June, 1861, and arrived at at 11 PM the same day. Companies B and K were ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 23 July, 1861.

Note: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780) was stationed at Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861.

Remustered, Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, K, & Detachment I, 24 & 29 July, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, K, and a detachment of I, were remustered in United States service for ten days on 24 July, 1861, and were ordered to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 29 July, 1861.

Note: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of service expired on 24 July, 1861. The 5th New York Infantry, under the command of Colonel A Duryée, arrived at Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 29 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 7 August, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 28 July, 1861, and arrived at 2 AM on 29 July, 1861. The regiment was mustered out at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 6 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 24 April, 1861. Stationed at Federal Hill, Baltimore City, & Pikesville Arsenal, Baltimore County, Maryland, 15 May-28 July, 1861

Nineteenth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. P Lyle

The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service on 16 April, 1861, and was stationed at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 27 April, 1861.

Mustered in three months, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 27 April, 1861: The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, and Captain T H Neill, 5th United States Infantry, Company C, on 27 April, 1861.

Note: Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, was stationed at 1622 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 March, 1861, and at Wallace Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 5 April, 1861. He was assigned as mustering officer at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between 15 April, 1861, and 29 April, 1863. The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Organisation of 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, 27 April, 1861: Colonel P Lyle, Lieutenant Colonel D W C Baxter, Major W Fritz; Company A, Captain J T Durang; Company B, Captain A J Sellers; Company C, Captain H Neff; Company D, Captain J Ellis; Company E, Captain J M Leddy; Company F, Captain W A Gray; Company G , Captain W K M'Farran; Company H , Captain W A Thorp; Company I , Captain C F Maguire; Company K, Captain G Magee, Jr.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Locust Point & Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, 14-15 May, 1861: The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 14 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry, and Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers. The regiment arrived at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, between 12 and 1 AM on 15 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamers Cataline and propellers Octoraro, Fanny Cadwallader, and F W Brune to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 6.30 AM the same day. The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 12 PM on 15 May, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major General & Brigadier General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861, and the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (770) was stationed at the outskirts of Baltimore City, Maryland, between Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, and Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, & Federal Hill to Monument Square, on North Calvert Street between Fayette & Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: Eight companies of the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette and Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Note: Two sections of the Boston Light Artillery, under the command of Major A M Cook, were stationed at Monument Square, on North Calvert Street, between Fayette and Lexington Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 1 July, 1861.

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: Eight companies of the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, and Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861.

Note: The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed near Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of service expired on 27 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 29 August, 1861: The 19th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 August, 1861, and was mustered out on 29 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 27 April, 1861. Stationed at Locust Point & Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, 15 May-1 August, 1861

Twenty-second Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. T G Morehead

The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service on 14 April, 1861, and was stationed at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 23 April, 1861.

Mustered three months, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 23 April, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, and Captain T H Neill, 5th United States Infantry, Company C, on 23 April, 1861.

Note: Major C F Ruff, United States Mounted Riflemen, was stationed at 1622 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 1 March, 1861, and at Wallace Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 5 April, 1861. He was assigned as mustering officer at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between 15 April, 1861, and 29 April, 1863. The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861.

Organisation of 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry, 23 April, 1861: Colonel T G Morehead, Lieutenant Colonel W L Curry, Major G P M'Lean; Company A, Captain C L Minster; Company B, Captain L Bartleson; Company C, Captain H J Stainrook; Company D, Captain H W Graeff; Company E, Captain J Belsterling; Company F, Captain W B Hubbs; Company G , Captain J Danfield; Company H , Captain W T Doyle; Company I , Captain E Carroll; Company K, Captain J P Elliott

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 14-15 May, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 14 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, and Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers. The regiment arrived at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, between 12 and 1 AM on 15 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamers Cataline and propellers Octoraro, Fanny Cadwallader, and F W Brune to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 6.30 AM the same day. The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 12 PM on 15 May, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861.

Locust Point to Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, 26 May, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the ferryboat Locus Point across the Patapsco River to Broadway, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 AM on 26 May, 1861, and arrived at Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 11 AM the same day.

Patterson Park to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, & McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, 16 June, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 AM on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Wool, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, the same day.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, & McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, to Camden Street Depot, at the intersection of Howard & Camden Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: Eight companies of the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Camden Street Depot, at the intersection of Howard and Camden Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Note: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (774) was stationed at Camp Wool, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 27 June, 1861.

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and McPherson's, on Eutaw Street, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861.

Note: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Mount Clare Station, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of service expired on 23 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 7 August, 1861: The 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 28 July, 1861, and arrived at 5 AM on 29 July, 1861. The regiment was mustered out at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 7 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 23 April, 1861. Stationed at Patterson Park, Mont Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and Camden Street Depot, at the intersection of Howard and Camden Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, 15 May-28 July, 1861

Twenty-third Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. C P Dare

The 23rd Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Perryville and Elkton, Cecil County; Harve de Grace and Aberdeen, Harford County, Maryland; and the Bush and Gunpowder Rivers between 21 April and 28 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Pennsylvania Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 28 May, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).
Mustered in United States service for three months 21 April, 1861. Stationed at Harve de Grace and Aberdeen, Harford County; Perryville and Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland; and Bush and Gunpowder Rivers 21 April-28 May, 1861

New Jersey

Second New Jersey Militia Infantry, Companies D, E, I, & K

Lieut. Col. A Speer

The 2nd New Jersey Militia Infantry arrived by steamer at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 5 May, 1861, and Companies D and K were ordered to Beltsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, and Companies E and I to Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel A Speer, the same day. The 2nd New Jersey Militia Infantry, Companies D, E, I, and K, were assigned to guard duty on the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, between Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland, and Washington, D. C., on 6 May, 1861 (See the 2nd New Jersey Militia Infantry).

Headquarters, Department of Maryland, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 24 July, 1861: The 2nd New Jersey Militia Infantry, Companies D, E, I, and K, were stationed at Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 1 May, 1861. Stationed at Beltsville and Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, 6 May-24 July, 1861

New Hampshire

Manchester Cornet Band, Second New Hampshire infantry

Band Leader E T Baldwin

The Manchester Cornet Band, under the command of Private E T Baldwin, Company C, was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Baltimore City, Maryland, on 4 July, 1861 (See the 2nd New Hampshire Infantry).
Stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 4 May, 1861

New York

Fifth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. C Schwarzwaelder

The 5th New York State Militia Infantry (600) was was ordered to proceed by the steamer Kedar to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 6 PM on 29 April, 1861, and proceeded by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Washington, D. C., on 11 May, 1861 (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).
Mustered in United States service for three months 16 May, 1861, dated 1 May, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, 2-11 May, 1861

Sixth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. J C Pinckney

The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was accepted in state service at Centre Market Place, between Centre and Mulberry Streets and Broome and Grand Streets, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 19 April, 1861.

Note: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861, and was mustered in state service on 19 April, 1861.

Uniform: Grey jacket, pants, and hat

Organisation of 6th New York State Militia Infantry, 14 May, 1861: Colonel J C Pinckney, Lieutenant Colonel S K Zook, Major M G Rathbun; Company A, Captain H B Davis; Company B, Captain C Schneider; Company C, Captain F Grimm; Company D, Captain N Muller; Company E, Captain G M Mittnacht Company F, Captain A Ebelspacher; Company G , Captain A Fay; Company H, Captain B Schwartz; Company I, Captain W Baker; Company K, Captain J Leoboldti

Note: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry, Companies I and K, under the command of Captains W Baker and J Leoboldti, were accepted in state service on 12 June and 31 May, 1861, respectively.

Centre & Mulberry Streets & Broome & Grand Streets, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 21-23 April, 1861: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry (550) was ordered to proceed by the steamer Columbia on the North or Hudson River at Pier No.3, on West Street, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, under the command of Major E D Keyes, 1st United States Artillery, at 5.30 PM on 21 April, 1861, and arrived at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 10 PM on 22 April, 1861. The regiment was ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 2 PM on 23 April, 1861, and arrived between 8 and 9 PM the same day. The 6th New York State Militia Infantry disembarked at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 25 April, 1861.

Note: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry disembarked the steamer Baltic and was ordered to proceed by tug boats to the steamer Columbia on the North or Hudson River at Pier No.3, on West Street, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, in the morning on 21 April, 1861.

Steamer Baltic: 12th New York State Militia Infantry; First Lieutenant G W Synder, United States Corps Engineers; Lieutenant Colonel E D Keyes, Military Secretary to Brevet Lieutenant General & Major General W Scott, United States Army (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington) Steamer Columbia: 6th New York State Militia Infantry Steamer R R Cuyler: 71st New York State Militia Infantry (See the 71st New York State Militia Infantry); Steamer Coatzacoalcos: 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Infantry, first detachment; Governor W Sprague (See the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Infantry).

Fort Madison, Carr Point, on the Severn River, opposite Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 25 April, 1861: A detachment of one hundred men of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry, under the command of Colonel J C Pinckney, was ordered to seize Fort Madison, Carr Point, on the Severn River, opposite Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the evening on 25 April, 1861.

Note: A detachment of fifty men of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry were assigned to garrison duty at Fort Madison, Carr Point, on the Severn River, opposite Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, and a detachnment of fifty men and two howitzers at the heights above Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 25 April, 1861.

Fort Morgan, Mount Misery, near Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, 1 May, 1861: A detachment of two hundred and fifty men of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry were ordered to Mount Misery, near Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, on 1 May, 1861, and were stationed at Fort Morgan, Mount Misery, near Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, between 1 May and 19 June, 1861.

Note: A detachment of three hundred men of the 8th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at Fort Morgan, Mount Misery, near Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, between 24 and 30 April, 1861, and were ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 1 May, 1861 (See the 8th New York State Militia Infantry).

Mustered in three months, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 14 May, 1861: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, by Second Lieutenant H S Putnam, United States Corps Topographical Engineers, on 14 May, 1861 (See the United States Corps Topographical Engineers, Balloon Detachment).

Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, & Carr Point, on the Severn River, to United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 19 June, 1861: A detachment of two hundred and fifty men of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry stationed at Fort Morgan, Mount Misery, near Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, and a detachment of one hundred men at Fort Madison, Carr Point, on the Severn River, opposite Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, were ordered to the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861, and Colonel J C Pinckney, 6th New York State Militia Infantry, was assigned to command Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, the same day.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 15 June, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 16 June, 1861. The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 28 June, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, in the morning on 29 June, 1861.

Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, 28-29 June, 1861: A detachment of twenty-seven men of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry, Company H, under the command of First Lieutenant A Bandman, was ordered to proceed with Winan's steam gun on the propeller Sophia to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 8 PM on 28 June, 1861, and arrived at 12 PM on 29 June, 1861. The detachment was ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 6 Pm the same day and arrived in the morning on 30 June, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, 29 June, 1861: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 29 June, 1861, and was assigned to guard the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad between Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, as far as Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland, bewteen 29 June and 29 July, 1861.

Note: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry (506) was stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861, and at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861. The 1st Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry was ordered to Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 27 July, 1861, and the 6th New York State Militia Infantry three months' term of service expired on 19 August, 1861.

Note: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Centre Market, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, by General Order, Headquarters, Sixth Regiment New York State Mulitia, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 11 AM on 30 July, 1861, dated 30 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 31 July, 1861: The 6th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 29 July, 1861, and arrived at pier No.1, on the Hudson or North River in the morning on 30 July, 1861. The regiment was mustered out at Centre Market, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 11 AM on 31 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 14 May, 1861. Stationed at Fort Madison, Carr Point, on the Severn River, opposite Annapolis Junction, Anne Arundel County; Fort Morgan, near Elkton, Cecil County; Annapolis, Anne Arundel County; and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, 23 April-29 July, 1861

Eighth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. G Lyons

The 8th New York State Militia Infantry arrived by the steamer Alabama at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 25 April, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Washington, D. C., on 18 May, 1861 (See the 8th New York State Militia Infantry)
Mustered in United States service for three months 25 April, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County; Annapolis Junction, Howard County; and Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland; and Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch & Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, Howard County, Maryland, 25 April-17 May, 1861

Thirteenth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. A Smith

The 13th New York State Militia infantry was accepted in state service at Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, on 23 April, 1861.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861, and was mustered in state service on 23 April, 1861.

Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 23-25 April, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry (486) was ordered to proceed by the steamer Wyandotte to Warren Street, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, in the morning on 23 April, 1861, and proceeded by the steamer Marion to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 8 AM the same day. The regiment arrived at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 9 PM on 25 April, 1861, and disembarked at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 10 AM on 26 April, 1861.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, G, and H, were ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 23 April, 1861.

Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, detachment of 13th New York State Militia infantry, , 9-11 May, 1861: A detachment of four hundred and three men of the 13th New York State Militia infantry, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel R B Clark, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Empire State to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 9 May, 1861, and arrived on 11 May, 1861.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company A (40); Company B (45), Company C (68), Company D (40), Company E (40), Company F (104), under the command of Captain J H Stone; Company G (43), and Company H (25), under the command of Lieutenant Colonel R B Clark, 13th New York State Militia infantry, were ordered to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 9 May, 1861.

Mustered in three months, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 14 & 17 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company G, was mustered in United States service for three months at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, by Second Lieutenant H S Putnam, United States Corps Topographical Engineers, on 14 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861, and Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, and H on 17 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861 (See the United States Corps Topographical Engineers, Balloon Detachment).

Organisation of 13th New York State Militia infantry, 17 May, 1861: Colonel A Smith, Lieutenant Colonel R B Clark, Major J S Morgan; Engineer, Captain J Maralious; Company A, Captain J Sullivan; Company B, Captain H A Sprague; Company C, Captain A T Dodge; Company D, Captain H Balsdon; Company E, Captain D S Jones; Company F, Captain J H Stone; Company G , Captain R V W Thorne, Jr.; Company H, Captain T Betts; Engineer Corps (14), Sergeant P G Briggs

Note: J H Stone was appointed captain, 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company G, 26 April, 1861; A T Dodge, 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company C, on 10 May, 1861; and T Betts 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company H, on 30 May, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, to Wicomico River, 16-18 May, 1861: A detachment of fifty men of the 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company G, under the command of Second Lieutenant J B Woodward, was ordered to proceed by the propeller William Woodward on Chesapeake Bay to capture the Smith Point lightship, under the command of Lieutenent C W Flusser, United States Navy, at 5 PM on 16 May, 1861, and was accompanied by a section of Varian's Light Artillery and forty United States Marine Corps. The propeller William Woodward arrived at the Wicomico River at 5 AM on 17 May, 1861, and was engaged in a skirmish with the Lancaster Greys the same day. The Smith Point lightship was captured at Mill Creek, on the Wicomico River, on 17 May, 1861, and the propeller William Woodward arrived at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 11 AM on 18 May, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, 21-22 May, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Companies D and E, under the command of Captain D S Jones, 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company E, were ordered to proceed by the steamer Cataline to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, in the morning on 21 May, 1861, and were accompanied by a section of Varian's Light Artillery and Brigadier B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers. Companies D and E arrived at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, in the morning on 22 May, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, was stationed at Washington, D. C., between 16 and 19 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 2.30 PM on 20 May, 1861.

Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 22-23 May, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Companies D and E, were ordered to proceed by the steamer Cataline to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the evening on 22 May, 1861, and arrived on 23 May, 1861.

Expedition to Easton, Talbot County, Maryland, 9-10 June, 1861: Three companies of the 13th New York State Militia infantry with two 12 pounder howitzers of the 6th New York State Militia Infantry, were ordered proceed by boat on Chesapeake Bay to Easton, Talbot County, Maryland, under the command of Colonel A Smith, 13th New York State Militia infantry, on 9 June, 1861, and arrived at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 10 June, 1861.

Queenstown & Centreville, Queen Anne's County, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 12 June, 1861: A detachment of one hundred and sixty men of the 13th New York State Militia infantry, under the command of Major J L Morgan, arrived at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 12 June, 1861.

Note: A detachment of one hundred and sixty men of the 13th New York State Militia infantry, under the command of Major J L Morgan, was stationed at Queenstown and Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Maryland, on 12 June, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Bellevue Gardens, on West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, 16 June, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Brooklyn or Carroll, at Bellevue Gardens, on West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 7 PM the same day.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Bowly's Wharf, opposite Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, 18 June, 1861: A detachment of the 13th New York State Militia infantry sarrived by the steam propeller at Bowly's Wharf, opposite Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 10 AM on 18 June, 1861.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,000) was stationed at Camp Brooklyn or Carroll, at Bellevue Gardens, on West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 19 and 27 June, 1861.

Bellevue Gardens, on West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Green Mount Cemetery, on Green Mount Avenue, Baltimore City, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was ordered to the grounds of the old McKim's Mansion, in the vicinity of Green Mount Cemetery, on Green Mount Avenue, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company G, was stationed at Baltimore City Prison, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 3 July, 1861.

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was ordered to Bellevue Gardens, on West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was stationed at West Baltimore Street, near Mount Clare Depot, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of sevice expired on 25 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 6 August, 1861: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, on 29 July, 1861, and arrived by the Camden & Amboy Railroad and a steamer at Pier No.1, on the North River, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, via Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at 9 AM on 30 July 1861. The company was mustered out at Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, on 6 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 17 May, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Baltimore City, Maryland, 23 April-30 July, 1861

Twentieth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. G W Pratt

The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was accepted in state service at Rondout, on the Hudson River, at the mouth of Rondout Creek, Ulster County, New York, on 23 April, 1861.

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to rendezvous at Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, under the call for 75,000 troops to serve three months by President A Lincoln on 15 April, 1861, and was mustered in state service on 23 April, 1861.

Organisation of 20th New York State Militia Infantry, 11 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861: Colonel G W Pratt, Lieutenant Colonel H Schounmaker, Major T B Gates; Company A, Captain J B Webster; Company B, Captain G H Sharpe; Company C, Captain J R Tappen; Company D, Captain D Winne; Company E, Captain W Lent; Company F, Captain P J Flynn; Company G , Captain J T Hendricks; Company H, Captain J Derrenbacher; Company R, Captain W H Steenburgh

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry, Companies C and E, under the command of Captains J R Tappen and W Lent, were accepted in state service on 26 April, 1861, and Lieutenant Colonel H Schounmaker, 20th New York State Militia Infantry, resigned on 1 June, 1861. Major T B Gates was appointed lieutenant colonel, 20th New York State Militia Infantry, and Adjutant H B Hardenbergh, 20th New York State Militia Infantry, was appointed major, 20th New York State Militia Infantry, on 15 June, 1861.

Kingston, Ulster County, to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 28 April, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry (785) was ordered to proceed by the steamer Manhatton and a barge to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 28 April, 1861, and arrived at the Centre Market Armory, on Centre and Grand Streets, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, at 9 PM the same day.

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at Centre Market Armory, on Grand and Centre Streets, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 30 April, 1861, and was ordered to Rondout, on the Hudson River, at the mouth of Rondout Creek, Ulster County, New York, on 3 May, 1861, but was countermanded on 4 May, 1861.

The Park barracks, opposite City Hall, on the corner of Broadway and Park Row, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 4 May, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at The Park barracks, opposite City Hall, on the corner of Broadway and Park Row, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 4 May, 1861.

Note: The Albany Burgess Corps, 25th New York State Militia Infantry, Company R, was stationed at The Park barracks, opposite City Hall, on the corner of Broadway and Park Row, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, between 1 and 4 May, 1861 (See the 25th New York State Militia Infantry).

Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, 7-9 May, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered across the Hudson or North River by the ferry boat A P Jackson at Jersey City Ferry Terminal, on Cortlandt Street, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, to Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 8 AM on 7 May, 1861, and proceeded by the New Jersey Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 10.30 PM the same day. The regiment arrived by the Philadelphia & Trenton Railroad at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 8 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, the same day. The 20th New York State Militia Infantry arrived by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, at 1 AM on 9 May, 1861.

Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 9 May, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by two steamers to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, at 5 AM on 9 May 1861, and disembarked at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 13th New York State Militia infantry was stationed at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, under the command of Colonel A Smith; the 6th New York State Militia InfantryCarr Point, on the Severn River, opposite the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; and the 5th New York State Militia Infantry at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 11 May, 1861 (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, 11 May, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, at 12 PM on 11 May, 1861, and arrived at Camp Reynolds, near the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad, Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, in the evening the same day. The regiment was assigned to guard the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad between Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, as far as Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland, between 11 May and 29 June, 1861.

Note: The 5th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 11 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Washington, D. C., in the evening the same day.

Mustered in three months, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 11 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, by Second Lieutenant H S Putnam, United States Corps Topographical Engineers, on 11 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861 (See the United States Corps Topographical Engineers, Balloon Detachment).

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed on the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad and the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, between Laurel, Prince George's County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 16 May, 1861.

Troops stationed at Baltimore City, Maryland, 27 June, 1861: 6th Massachusetts Infantry (800); 13th New York State Militia infantry (1,280); 18th Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 19th Pennsylvania Infantry (600); 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry (780); 1st Maryland Infantry (1,000); 2nd Maryland Infantry, 3 companies (300); Boston Light Artillery (120)

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry (789) was stationed on the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad and the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, between Laurel, Prince George's County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, Headquarters at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861, and the 6th New York State Militia Infantry arrived at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 29 June, 1861.

Note: Four hundred and seventy-six men of the 20th New York State Militia Infantry were stationed at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, on 19 June, 1861.

Annapolis Junction, Howard County, to Patterson Park, Baltimore, City, Maryland, 29 June, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 29 June, 1861, and arrived by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Mount Clare, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Mount Clare, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, 30 June, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 30 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Banks, Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, the same day.

Patterson Park to Custom House or Exchane Building, at the intersection of South Gay between East Lombard & Water Streets, & Broadway, Baltimore, City, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry, Companies D, F, H, and R, under the command of Colonel G W Pratt, were ordered to Custom House or Exchange Building, at the intersection of South Gay between East Lombard and Water Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, and Companies A, B, C, E, and G, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel H Schoonmaker, to the Public School House, on the corner of Bank Street and Broadway, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry, Companies A, B, C, E, and G, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel H Schoonmaker, were ordered to Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 9 July, 1861.

Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 10 July, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 3 PM on 10 July, 1861, and proceeded at 5 PM the same day.

Note: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was stationed at Patterson Park, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 PM on 24 July, 1861, and its three months' term of sevice expired on 23 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Park Barracks, near City Hall, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, 31 July, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 30 July, 1861, and arrived at 9 AM on 31 July, 1861. The regiment was mustered out at Park Barracks, near City Hall, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, the same day.

Note: Two companies of the 20th New York State Militia Infantry, under the command of Major J B Hardenburgh, were ordered to proceed by the steamer Joseph Whitney to Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, at 5 PM on 29 July, 1861, and arrived in the evening on 31 July, 1861.

Manhattan (New York County), New York City, to Rondout, near Kingston, Ulster County, New York, 1-2 August, 1861: The 20th New York State Militia Infantry was ordered to proceed by the steamer Manhattan to Rondout, near Kingston, Ulster County, New York, at 5 PM on 1 August, 1861, and arrived in the morning on 2 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 11 May, 1861, dated 23 April, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis Junction, Howard County, and Baltimore City, Maryland, 11 May-July, 1861

Sixty-ninth New York State Militia Infantry

Col. M Corcoran

The 69th New York State Militia Infantry arrived by the steamer James Adger at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 26 April, 1861, and was ordered by to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Washington, D. C., on 3 May, 1861 (See the 69th New York State Militia Infantry).
Mustered in United States service for three months 9 May, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, and Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, 26 April-3 May, 1861

Varian's Light Artillery

Capt. J M Varian

Varian's Light Artillery arrived by the steamer Montgomery at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 22 April, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Annapolis & Elkridge Railroad to Washington, D. C., on 26 May, 1861 (See Varian's Light Artillery).
Mustered in United States service for three months 18 April, 1861. Stationed at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 22 April-26 May, 1861

Sources

"About half past twelve o'clock yesterday the train in which the Washington Light Guards, Captain S. A. H. Marks, went to the Junction, returned, bringing with them Gen. B. F. Butler's Massachusetts brigade, comprising the fifth and eighth regiments, and a portion of Governor Sprague's Rhode Island regiment."

The National Republican, 27 April, 1861 - Arrival of troops

"Albany, 7 May, 1861 - The orders recently sent to the Twentieth regiment, Col. Pratt, of Ulster county, were countermanded last night, and the regiment ordered to proceed to Washington by the eight o'clock train."

The New York Herald, 8 May, 1861 - Movement of New York troops

"After numerous dissappointments, the noble Twentieth regiment, Colonel George W. Pratt, was at last permitted to proceed to Washington, after being in barracks in this city for some days. They arrived here on Sunday, the 28th ultimo, mustering seven hundred and eighty-one men, everyone of them a soldier, eager to proceed immediately to their destination."

The New York Herald, 8 May, 1861

"Governor Reeder arrived here today, and reports that the Ulster, New York Twentieth left Philadelphia for Washington last night. They arrived safe at Annapolis, but have not yet reached Washington."

The New York Herald, 9 May, 1861

"After a delay of several weeks, the reserve of the 13th Regiment embarked for the seat of war yesterday, in the steamer Empire State, from the foot of Warren Street, New York."

The Sun (New York City, New York), 10 May, 1861 - Departure of the reserve of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn for the seat of war

"The 8th regiment New York Militia, 1,000 men, under command of Col. Lyons, are encamped in 80 tents on the heights in the rear of the Relay House. The 6th regiment, Massachusetts, are encamped in 108 tents on a high bluff, half a mile west of Relay House, and near the railway. The Boston Light Artillery are doing good service here. They have six pieces, 75 horses, and number 105 men. The first section commands the bridge from a prominence; the second is stationed near the railroad, and within a few rods of the Relay House, and commands the railroad and river. The third has not yet been assigned a position."

The Alexandria Gazette, 13 May, 1861 - U.S. forces at Relay House, 6 P.M., 11 May, 1861

"The following positions, as nearly as we can learn, are occupied by the northern troops in and around Washington: The 5th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Schwarzwealder, 1,100 men, is quartered in the City of Washington. The 6th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Pinckney, 850 men, is quartered in the City of Washington and at Annapolis. The 7th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Lefferts, 1,300 men, is encamped on Prospect Hill, a mile from the White House. The 8th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Lyons, 960 men, occupy the Relay House, and a detachment is also stationed at Annapolis. The 12th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Butterfield, 950 men, is quartered in the City. The 13th Regiment N.Y.S.M. (Brooklyn), Colonel Smith, 1,100 men, is stationed at Annapolis. The 20th Regiment (Ulster) N.Y.S.M., Colonel Pratt, 800 men, is stationed in Washington. The 25th Regiment (Albany) N.Y.S.M., Colonel Bryan, 800 men, is quartered in Washington. The 28th Regiment (Brooklyn) N.Y.S.M., Colonel M. Bennett, 550 men, is quartered in Washington. The 69th Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Corcoran, 1,100 men, is quartered on Georgetown Heights, near the college. The 71st Regiment N.Y.S.M., Colonel Vosburgh, 1,100 men, occupy the Navy yard. They also have control of three boats on the river, manned with 75 men each. The Alexandria bridge is also in charge of the 71st, 150 men stationed on the bridge with three pieces of ordnance. The 1st Regiment Firemen Zouaves (Volunteers), Colonel E. E. Ellsworth, 1,015 men, will soon be encamped on Georgetown Heights. They have been quartered in the Capital. Governor Sprague's Rhode Islanders, Colonel Burnside, 1,100 men, are quartered in the City of Washington. The 6th Regiment Massachusetts occupies the Relay House, nine miles from Baltimore. The 8th Massachusetts Regiment is quartered in Washington. A Regiment of pennsylvania troops is stationed at the Relay House with the Massachusetts 6th and New York 8th, while the remainder is stationed in Washington. The 4th New jersey Regiment has gone into encampment on Merdian Hill, near the camp of the New York 7th. About 2,700 New Jersey soldiers are quartered in Washington."

The Belmont Chronicle (St Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohio), 16 May, 1861 - Positions of Northern troops in the South

"The troops which have been encamped on Federal Hill struck their tents yesterday and returned to the Relay House. The line formed on Warren street, and consisted of two brass field pieces with caissons, each drawn by four horses, of the Boston Light Artillery, Capt. Cooke, one-half of the Regiment of Sixth Massachusetts Infantry, and one-half the Eighth Infantry of New York, Lieut. Col. Butterworth."

The Evening Star, 17 May, 1861 - Affairs in Baltimore

"About ten o'clock yesterday morning, a steam propeller arrived at Bowly's wharf, from Annapolis, having on board stores for the Thirteenth New York Regiment, now stationed in the vinicity of Mount Clare depot. A small detachment of the regiment were also on board, having been left at Annapolis to guard over the provisions."

The Baltimore Exchange, 19 June, 1861 - Arrival of stores

"Baltimore, 1 July 1.30 P.M - The Twentieth New York regiment are now stationed in Exchange; eight companies of the Nineteenth Pennsylvania regiment in monument sauare, with a battery of four pieces of the Boston light artillery, Major Cook commanding; other troops are stationed at suspected points within the limits of the city, while the battery on Federal Hill, and Colonel Lewis' regiment of Pennsylvanians, stationed there, are ready for service at the proper signal. A detachment of Col. Morehead's regiment is near Greenmount Cemetery."

The New York Herald, 2 July, 1861 - Important from Baltimore

History of the 13th Regiment, N.G., S.N.Y., containing over forty illustrations and many biographical sketches, compiled and published under the direction of James de Mandeville, ex-captain, Company I.

John B Woodward: A biographical memoir, by Elijah R Kennedy, first lieutenant, 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company G

In our hour of sore distress and peril: The Civil War diaries of John P Reynolds, Eighth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, by J P Reynolds

History of the First Regiment, Delaware Volunteers, from the commencement of the three months' service to the final muster out at the close of the rebellion, by William B Seville, Captain Company E, First Delaware Volunteers

Battles and leaders of the Civil War, Volume 5, edited by Peter Cozzens

New York in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865, Volume 1, by Frederick Phisterer

Massachusetts Register, 1862, containing a record of the Government and Institutions of the State, together with a very complete account of the Massachusetts Volunteers, by Adams, Sampson & Co.

History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5, prepared in complience with acts of the legislation, Volume 1, by Samuel P Bates

Notes

Brigadier General B F Butler

Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, was assigned to command the 3rd, 4th, 6th, and 8th Massachusetts Infantry at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, on 16 April, 1861, and ordered the 4th Massachusetts Infantry to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 3 PM on 17 April, 1861, and the 3rd Massachusetts Infantry at 11.30 AM on 18 April, 1861.

Note: The 6th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to Washington, D. C., at 7 PM on 17 April, 1861 (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 18-22 April, 1861: The 8th Massachusetts Infantry was ordered to Washington, D. C., under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, at 6 PM on 18 April, 1861, and arrived at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the morning on 22 April, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General B F Butler was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis at Annapolis, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 27 April, 1861.

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, 5 May, 1861: The 8th New York State Militia Infantry and the Boston Light Artillery were ordered to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, in the morning on 5 May, 1861, and arrived at 11 AM the same day.

Note: The 6th Massachusetts Infantry arrived at Elkridge Heights, Howard County, Maryland, in the evening on 5 May, 1861.

Occupation of Baltimore City, Maryland, 13 May, 1861: Five hundred men of the 6th Massachusetts Infantry, under the command of Colonel E F Jones; four hundred and fifty men of the 8th New York State Militia Infantry, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel C G Waterbury; a section of the Boston Light Artillery, under the command of Major A Cook, were ordered to Baltimore City, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General B F Butler, in the afternoon on 13 May, 1861, and arrived at Camden Station, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 PM the same day. Five hundred men of the 6th Massachusetts Infantry, four hundred and fifty men of the 8th New York State Militia Infantry, and a section of the Boston Light Artillery were ordered to Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 13 May, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, established Headquarters at Shillinger's House, Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, in the evening on 13 May, 1861.

Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., 16 May, 1861: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Voluntters, was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 16 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 6th Massachusetts Infantry and the Boston Light Artillery. He arrived by the Washington, Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., the same day.

Note: The 6th Massachusetts Infantry and the Boston Light Artillery were ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Relay House, on the junction of the Washington Branch and Baltimore & Ohio Railroads, near Elkridge Landing, Howard County, Maryland, in the morning on 16 May, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, 20-22 May, 1861: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, was ordered to proceed by the Washington, Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, at 2.30 PM on 20 May, 1861, and arrived by the Annapolis & Elk Ridge Railroad at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, the same day. He was ordered to proceed by the steamer Cataline to Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, in the morning on 21 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 13th New York State Militia infantry, Companies D and E, and a section of Varian's Light Artillery under the command of Captain D S Jones, 13th New York State Militia infantry, Company E. Brigadier General B F Butler arrived at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, in the morning on 22 May, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis at Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861, and Colonel E F Jones, 6th Massachusetts Infantry, was ordered to proceed by the Washington, Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, on 21 May, 1861. Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Voluntters, was appointed major general, United States Volunters, by General Orders No.62, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 20 August, 1861, dated 16 May, 1861, and

Brevet Major General G Cadwallader

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Locust Point & Federal Hill, Baltimore City, Maryland, 14-15 May, 1861: The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, and the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, under the command of Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, at 9 PM on 14 May, 1861. The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, and the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Perryville, Cecil County, Maryland, between 12 and 1 AM on 15 May, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the steamers Maryland, Catiline, F W Brune, Octorora, Fanny Cadwallder, and the convoy Thomas Sparks to Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 6.30 AM the same day. The 18th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 19th Pennsylvania Infantry, and the 22nd Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 12 PM on 15 May, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, Headquarters at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861.

Department of Annapolis, 27 April-19 July, 1861

Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, arrived by the steamer Maryland at Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, in the morning on 21 April, 1861.

General Orders No.12, Paragraph II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 27 April, 1861: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, was assigned to command a new Military Department, called the Department of Annapolis, including the country for twenty miles on each side of the railroad from Annapolis to the city of Washington, as far south as Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Maryland, Headquarters Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, by General Orders No.12, Paragraph II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General B F Butler, Massachusetts Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Virginia, Headquarters at Fort Monroe, Old Comfort Point, Hampton, Virginia, on 22 May, 1861, and was appointed major general, United States Volunteers, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 20 August, 1861, dated 18 May, 1861.

General Orders No.1, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, 15 May, 1861: Brevet Major General & Brigadier General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was assumed command of the Department of Annapolis, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland, by General Orders No.1, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 15 May, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major General & Brigadier General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was assigned to command the First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 11 June, 1861 (See the Army of Pennsylvania).

General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 11 June, 1861: Major General N P Banks, United States Volunteers, assumed command of the Department of Annapolis, Headquarters at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, by General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 11 June, 1861.

Note: Major General N P Banks, United States Volunteers, was assigned to command the Army of Pennsylvania, Headquarters in the field, and the Department of Pennsylvania was renamed the Department of the Shenandoah by General Orders No.46, Paragraph II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861.

Department of Maryland, 19-25 July, 1861

Major General N P Banks, United States Volunteers, relinquished command of the Department of Annapolis by General Orders No.10, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 23 July, 1861.

General Orders No.46, Paragragh II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 19 July, 1861: Major General J A Dix, United States Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Annapolis, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland, by General Orders No.46, Paragragh II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861, and assumed command of the Department of Maryland by General Orders No.11, Headquarters, Department of Annapolis, Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 23 July, 1861.

Note: The Department of Annapolis was renamed the Department of Maryland by General Orders No.46, Paragragh II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861.

General Orders No.47, Paragragh I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 25 July, 1861: The counties of Washington and Allegheny in Maryland and such other parts of Virginia as may be covered by the Army in its operations were added to the Department of the Shenandoah; the counties of Prince George, Montgomery, and Frederick were added to the Department of Washington; the remainder of Maryland and all Pennsylvania and Delaware constituted the Department of Pennsylvania, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland; and the Department of Washington and the Department of Northeastern Virginia, constituted a geographical Division, Headquarters Washington, D. C., under the command of Major General G B McClellan, United States Army, by General Orders No.47, Paragragh I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 25 July, 1861.