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Army of Pennsylvania

Fourth Brigade, First Division

Colonel D S Miles, Second United States Infantry

Ninth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. H C Longnecker

The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service on 15 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Curtin, the Dauphin County Agricultural Society, near Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 24 April, 1861.

Note: The 9th 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, 22, 23, & 24 April, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies B, E, F, and I, were 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 22 April, 1861; Companies C and K on 23 April, 1861; and Companies A, D, G, and H on 24 April, 1861.

Organisation of 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, 24 April, 1861: Colonel H C Longnecker, Lieutenant Colonel W H H Hangen, Major C Glantz; Company A, Captain H R Guss; Company B, Captain W Sirwell; Company C, Captain C Kuhns; Company D, Captain G D Hand; Company E, Captain J F Andress; Company F, Captain S Huffty, Jr.; Company G, Captain R A Graeffe; Company H, Captain E Farne; Company I, Captain H B Edwards; Company K, Captain M Byrnes

Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, 3 & 4 May, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Harrisburg & Lancaster Railroad to West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 3 May, 1861, and arrived by the West Chester & Philadelphia Railroad at the Courthouse and Horticultural Hall, West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, the same day. The regiment was ordered to Camp Wayne, the old Agricultural Fairgrounds, near West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, on 4 May, 1861.

Note: Camp Wayne was set up at the old Agricultural Fairgrounds, near West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, on 2 May, 1861.

West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, to Hare's Corner, New Castle County, Delaware, 26 May, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the West Chester & Philadelphia Railroad to Hare's Corner, New Castle County, Delaware, in the morning on 26 May, 1861, and arrived by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad the same day.

Note: Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, was assigned to command Camp Wayne, the old Agricultural Fairgrounds, near West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, between 4 and 25 May, 1861, and Colonel P Jarrett, 11th Pennsylvania Infantry, on 26 May, 1861 (See the Sixth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Hare's Corner, New Castle County, Delaware, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 6 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 6 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, the same day.

Note: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, to Greencastle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, 13 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Greencastle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, at 4 PM on 13 June, 1861, and arrived three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Greencastle & Williamsport Turnpike, three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, 16 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley, Virginia, the same day.

Note: Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 17 June, 1861, and Senior Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, was assigned to command the Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley, Virginia, the same day.

Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 18 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry in the morning on 18 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2-3 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and proceeded across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning the same day. The regiment arrived at Hoke Run, near Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 2 July, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Williamsport Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861. The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 12 PM the same day.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 15 July, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day. The regiment was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, the same day.

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 21 July, 1861, and arrived the same day.

Note: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, on 22 July, 1861, and arrived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 24 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 29 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 29 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 22, 23, & 24 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 7 June, 1861

Thirteenth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. T A Rowley

The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service at Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 15 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Curtin, the Dauphin County Agricultural Society, near Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 26 April, 1861.

Note: The 13th 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, 24, 25, & 26 April, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, Company I, 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 24 April, 1861; and Companies A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H on 25 April, 1861; Company K on 26 April, 1861.

Organisation of 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, 26 April, 1861: Colonel T A Rowley, Lieutenant Colonel J N Purviance, Major W S Mellinger; Company A, Captain D B Morris; Company B, Captain J W Patterson; Company C, Captain J Browne; Company D, Captain W Mays; Company E, Captain W A Charleton; Company F, Captain J D McFarland; Company G, Captain J H Filler; Company H, Captain A Gillespie; Company I, Captain W G Gallagher; Company K, Captain J Poland

Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to York, York County, Pennsylvania, 26 April, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to York, York County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 26 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 12th Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Camp Scott, the York County Agricultural Society, near York, York County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General J S Negley, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.6, Division Headquarters, York, York County, Pennsylvania, on 9 May, 1861 (See the Fifth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

York, York County, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 4 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 4 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 13 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 4 PM on 13 June, 1861, and arrived three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Greencastle & Williamsport Turnpike, three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, 16 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley, Virginia, the same day.

Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 18 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry in the morning on 18 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

Note: Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 17 June, 1861, and Senior Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, was assigned to command the Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, the same day. The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to build earthworks or redan on the bluffs above Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, superintended by Captain J Newton and Second Lieutenant O E Babcock, United States Corps Engineers, on 20 June, 1861, and was assigned to garrison duty at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, on 2 July, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 4 July, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 5 PM on 4 July, 1861, and was accompanied the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Artillery (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 15 July, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day. The regiment was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, the same day.

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 21 July, 1861, and arrived the same day.

Note: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, on 22 July, 1861, and proceeded by the Cumberland Valley Railroad to Harrisonburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 25 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 6 August, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 6 August, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 24, 25, & 26 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 4 June, 1861

Sixteenth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. T A Ziegle

The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service on 15 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Curtin, the Dauphin County Agricultural Society, near Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 30 April, 1861.

Note: The 16th 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, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27, & 30 April, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies A and C, were 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 20 April, 1861; Company K on 23 April, 1861; Companies F, G, and H on 25 April, 1861; Companies D and I on 26 April, 1861; Company E on 27 April, 1861; and Company B on 30 April, 1861.

Organisation of 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, 30 April, 1861: Colonel T A Ziegle, Lieutenant Colonel G J Higgins, Major F T Bennett; Company A, Captain J Hays; Company B, Captain P Genther; Company C, Captain J Dorsheimer; Company D, Captain C Boyle; Company E, Captain W Winlack; Company F, Captain H G Myers; Company G, Captain C Diller; Company H, Captain T D Cochran; Company I, Captain J Anthony; Company K, Captain H C Bennett

Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to York, York County, Pennsylvania, 4 May, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to York, York County, Pennsylvania, on 4 May, 1861, and arrived at Camp Scott, the York County Agricultural Society, near York, York County, Pennsylvania, the same day.

Note: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, by Special Orders No.6, Division Headquarters, York, York County, Pennsylvania, on 9 May, 1861 (See the Second Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

York, York County, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 8 June, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 8 June, 1861, and arrived Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, the same day.

Note: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 13 June, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 4 PM on 13 June, 1861, and arrived three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, 16 June, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley, Virginia, the same day.

Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 18 June, 1861:The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry in the morning on 18 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

Note: Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 17 June, 1861, and Senior Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, was assigned to command the Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, the same day.

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2-3 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and proceeded across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning the same day. The regiment arrived at Hoke Run, near Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 2 July, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Williamsport Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861. The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 12 PM the same day.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 15 July, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day. The regiment was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, the same day.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 30 July, 1861: The 16th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 30 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 20, 23, 25, 26, & 27 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, June 1861

United States Battalion Infantry

Brevet Major & Captain O L Shepherd, Third United States Infantry

Brevet Major & Captain O L Shepherd, 3rd United States Infantry, Company B, was appointed lieutenant colonel, 18th United States infantry, by General Orders No.33, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.

Second United states Infantry

Company C: First Lt. A E Latimer
First Lieutenant A E Latimer, 2nd United States Infantry, Company C, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Infantry, Company I, by General Orders No.33, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.
Company K: Capt. L Beall
Brevet Major & Captain G W Patten, 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, was appointed major, 9th United States Infantry, and First Lieutenant L Beall, 2nd United States Infantry, Company H, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 30 April, 1861. First Lieutenant R F Hunter, 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, was cashiered on 9 November, 1861.

The 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, under the command of First Lieutenant R F Hunter, was stationed at Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 4 June, 1861, and Company C at Fort Ripley, on the Mississippi River, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, under the command of Colonel J J Abercrombie, 7th United States Infantry, on 5 June, 1861.

Fort Ripley, on the Mississippi River, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, & Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 8 & 12 June 1861: The 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, arrived at Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, on 8 June, 1861, and Company C, under the command of Colonel J J Abercrombie, 7th United States Infantry, on 12 June, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Note: The 2nd United States Infantry, Companies C and K, were assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Third United states Infantry

Company B: Second Lt. J F Kent
Cadet J F Kent was appointed second lieutenant, 3rd United States Infantry, Company B, by General Orders No.21, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 17 May, 1861, dated 6 May, 1861, and Brevet Major & Captain O L Shepperd, 3rd United States Infantry, Company B, was assigned to command the United States Battalion Infantry at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.
Company D: Second Lt. W H Bell
Captain H B Schroeder, 3rd United States Infantry, Company D, resigned at Washington, D. C., on 25 May, 1861, dated 30 May, 1861, and First Lieutenant J McL. Hildt, 3rd United States Infantry, Company E, was appointed captain, 3rd United States Infantry, Company D, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 30 May, 1861. Second Lieutenant W H Bell, 3rd United States Infantry, Company D, was appointed first lieutenant, 3rd United States Infantry, Company I, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.
Company G: Second Lt. J B Williams
Second Lieutenant J B Williams, 3rd United States Infantry, Company G, was appointed first lieutenant, 3rd United States Infantry, Company D, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 6 June, 1861, and Brevet Major & Captain W T H Brooks, 3rd United States Infantry, Company G, was appointed brigadier general, Volunteers, by General Orders No.106, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 5 December, 1861, dated 28 September, 1861.
Company H: Second Lt. D Parker
Second Lieutenant D Parker, 3rd United States Infantry, Company H, was appointed first lieutenant, Company E, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 30 May, 1861, and Brevet Major & Captain W H Gordon, 3rd United States Infantry, Company H, was assigned a leave of absence by Special Orders No.151, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 5 June, 1861, and was appointed major, 8th United States Infantry, by General Orders No.106, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 5 December, 1861, dated 31 July, 1861.
Company K: Capt. G Sykes
Captain G Sykes, 3rd United States Infantry, Company K, was appointed major, 14th United States Infantry, by General Orders No.33, War Department, Adjutant & General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861, and was assigned to command the United States Battalion Infantry at the first battle of Bull Run on 21 July, 1861. First Lieutenant J W Alley, 3rd United States Infantry, Company C, was appointed captain, 3rd United States Infantry, Company K, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.

The 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K, were stationed at Washington, D. C., under the command of Brevet Major & Captain O L Shepherd, 3rd United States Infantry, Company B, between 10 May and 5 June, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 6-9 June, 1861: The 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain O L Sheppard, 3rd United States Infantry, Company B, were ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimote & Ohio Railroad, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 6 June, 1861, and were accompanied by the 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F (See the United States Army, Department of Washington). Companies B, D, G, H, and K arrived at Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 9 June, 1861.

Note: The 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K, were assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).
Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 9 June, 1861

Sources

"Company F, fourth, U. S. Artillery, will arrive about Tuesday, and be assigned to the same brigade. On Tuesday morning there also arrive from Washington, via Harrisburg, a Rhode Island regiment, and will probably be posted forward at once to Greencastle."

"Col. Dixon S. Miles, Second United States infantry, arrived on Saturday, with one company of Second United States infantry, and the band, and has been put in command of a regiment now forming."

The Evening Star, 13 June, 1861 - Chambersburg, 9 June, 1861

"The six companies of the third United States infantry, numbering about five hundred men, which left Washington two weeks since to join General Patterson's division, arrived at one o'clock this morning, and proceeded to quarters prepared for them in the First Ward."

The National Republican, 20 June, 1861

Official Army Register for September 1861, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, 1 September, 1861

Biographical register of officers and graduates of the United States Military Academy, at West Point, N.Y., from its establishment, 16 March, 1802, to the Army reorganisation of 1866–67, by Bvt. Major General George W Cullum, Colonel, Corps of Enginers, U.S. Army

A narrative of the campaign in the Valley of the Shenandoah in 1861, by Robert Patterson

Reminiscences of the war, or, incidents which transpired in and about Chambersburg, during the War of the Rebellion, by J Hoke

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

Notes

The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Camp Brady, near C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 4 June, 1861; the 9th Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K, on 6 June, 1861; the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 2nd United States Infantry, Company K, and Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, on 8 June, 1861; and the 2nd United States Infantry, Company C, on 12 June, 1861.

Note: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, and the United States Battalion Infantry were assigned to the Fourth Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Organisation of Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, 12 June, 1861: Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry: 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel H C Longnecker; 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel T A Rowley; 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel T A Ziegle; United States Battalion Infantry, Brevet Major & Captain O L Shepherd, Third United States Infantry, Company B

C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, three miles south of Chambersburg to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 13 June, 1861: The Fourth Brigade, Fourth Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 4 PM on 13 June, 1861, and arrived three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day.

Greencastle & Williamsport Turnpike, three miles southwest of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The Fourth Brigade, Fourth Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, 16 June, 1861: The Fourth Brigade, Fourth Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 16 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley, Virginia, the same day.

Note: The United States Battalion Infantry, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry; Doubleday's Battalion Heavy Artillery, under the command of Captain A Doubleday, 1st United States Artillery, Company E; and the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Infantry and the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Artillery, under the command of Colonel A Burnside, 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Infantry, were ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 17 June, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, United States Battalion Infantry, 17 June, 1861: The United States Battalion Infantry, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 17 June, 1861, and arrived at Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, at 12 PM on 17 June, 1861.

Note: Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, was assigned to command the Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, at Camp Hitchcock, on the Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, on 17 June, 1861.

Potomac River, near Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, & 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, 18 June, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, the 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, and the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry in the morning on 18 June, 1861, and arrived adjacent St James College, on the Hagerstown Turnpike, four miles southeast of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day.

Hagerstown, Washington County, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, United States Battalion Infantry, 17-18 June, 1861: The United States Battalion Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Greencastle & Williamsport Turnpike to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening on 17 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 8th United States Infantry, Company G, and the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies A, C, F, and K. The battalion arrived at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 18 June, 1861.

Hagerstown, Washington County, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, United States Battalion Infantry, 18-20 June, 1861: The United States Battalion Infantry, under the command of Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 18 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 8th United States Infantry, Company G. The battalion arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, via Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, and Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, at 1 AM on 20 June, 1861.

Organisation of Fourth Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, 18 June, 1861: Acting Brigadier General & Colonel H C Longnecker, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry, Lieutenant Colonel W H H Hangen; 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel T A Rowley; 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel T A Ziegle

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 9th Pennsylvania Infantry & 16th Pennsylvania Infantry, 2-3 July, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry and the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and proceeded across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, near Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 4 AM the same day. The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry and the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Hoke Run, near Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 2 July, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the Williamsport & Martinsburg Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861. The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry and the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 12 PM the same day.

Note: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to build earthworks or redan on the bluffs above Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, superintended by Captain J Newton and Second Lieutenant O E Babcock, United States Corps Engineers, on 20 June, 1861, and was assigned to garrison duty at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, on 2 July, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 13th Pennsylvania Infantry, 4 July, 1861: The 13th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 5 PM on 4 July, 1861, and was accompanied the 1st Rhode Island Detached Militia Artillery (See the Three Months' Volunteers, Department of Washington).

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The Fourth Brigade, Fourth Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 15 July, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day. The Fourth Brigade was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, the same day.

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 21 July, 1861: The Fourth Brigade, Fourth Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 21 July, 1861, and arrived the same day.

Note: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry and 13th Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, on 22 July, 1861, and arived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 24 and 25 July, 1861, respectively.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, & Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 29 & 30 July & 6 August, 1861: The 9th Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 29 July, 1861; the 16th Pennsylvania Infantry on 30 July, 1861; and the 13th Pennsylvania Infantry at Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 6 August, 1861.

Note: Major General R Patterson, Pennsylvnia Volunteers, was discharged by General Orders No.46, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861, dated 27 July, 1861, and Brevet Major General & Brigadier General G Cadwallader, Pennsylvania Volunteers, was discharged by General Orders No.46, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861.

Army of the Shenandoah

Major General N P Banks, United States Volunteers, was assigned to command the Army of the Pennsylvania, Headquarters in the field, by General Orders No.46, Paragraph II, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 19 July, 1861, and arrived by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 23 July, 1861. He assumed command of the Department of the Shenadoah at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 25 July, 1861.

Note: Major General J A Dix, United States Volunteers, was assigned to command the Department of Maryland, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland, 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 (See the Departments of Maryland and Annapolis).

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 Pronce 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., by General Orders No.47, Paragragh I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 25 July, 1861.

Note; The Army of the Shenadoah was organised by General Orders No.36, Paragraph II, Headquarters, Department of the Shenandoah, Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, on 29 July, 1861.

Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, Fifth Division, McDowell's Army: Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was stationed at Fort Kearney, on the Platte River, Nebraska Territory, on 14 April, 1861, and was ordered to Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on 15 April, 1861. He was accompanied by the 2nd United States Infantry, Companies E and F, and arrived at Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, in the afternoon on 29 April, 1861. Colonel D S Miles was ordered to Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 22 May, 1861, dated 4 May, 1861, and arrived on 29 May, 1861. He arrived at Camp Brady, near Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 8 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Infantry, Company K. Colonel D S Miles, 2nd United States Infantry, was ordered to proceed by the Cumberland Valley Railroad to Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Infantry, Companies C and K; the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K; and the 8th United States Infantry, Company G. He arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, via Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, and Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, at 1 AM on 20 June, 1861.