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Army of Pennsylvania

Second Brigade, Second Division

Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvannia Volunteers

First Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. S Yohe

The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service for three months at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 15 April, 1861, and was ordered to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 volunteer militia to serve three months on 2 June, 1861, dated 15 April, 1861.

Mustered for three months, Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 18 & 20 April, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies E and H, were mustered in United States service for three months at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Captain S G Simmons, 7th United States Infantry, Company H, on 18 April, 1861, and Companies A, B, C, D, F, G, I, and K on 20 April, 1861.

Organisation of 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, 20 April, 1861: Colonel S Yohe, Lieutenant Colonel T H Good, Major T W Lynn; Company A, Washington Greys, Captain J L Selfridge; Company B, Citizen Artillery, Captain J Dachradt; Company C, Easton Invincibles, Captain W H Armstrong; Company D, Scotts Guards, Captain C H Heckman; Company E, Cameron Guards, Captain J M Eyster; Company F, Lancaster Fencibles, Captain E Franklin; Company G, Reading Artillery, Captain G W Alexander; Company H, Captain F W Ball; Company I, Union Rifles, Captain W H Ga(u)nsler; Company K, Jackson Rifles, Captain H A Hambright

Note: G C Wynkoop was appointed brigadier general, Pennsylvania Volunteers, on 19 April, 1861, and was assigned to command the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, and 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 20 April, 1861.

Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, 20-21 April, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered by proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, at 8 PM on 20 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, at 10 AM on 21 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad and York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, between 21 and 23 April, 1861.

Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad & York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, to York, York County, Pennsylvania, 23 April, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 1.30 AM on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King and Queens Streets, York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 10 AM the same day.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.6, Division Headquarters, York, York County, Pennsylvania, on 9 May, 1861.

Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King & Queens Streets, York, York County, Pennsylvania, to Northern Central Railroad, between Melvale & Parkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, 14-15 May, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Melvale, Relay House, Cockeysville, Monkton, Whitehall, and Parkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, at 8 PM on 14 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the Doylestown Guards (See the 25th Pennsylvania Infantry).

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard duty at the bridges on the Northern Central Railroad between Melvale and Parkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, in the evening on 14 May, 1861.

Distribution of 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, Northern Central Railroad, between Melvale & Parkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, 15-26 May, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Melvale, Relay House, Cockeysville, Monkton, Whitehall, and Parkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, between 15 and 26 May, 1861.

Note: The Colonel S Yohe, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, set up headquarters at Denmead's Distillery, in the vicinity of Melvale, Baltimore County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 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 (See the Three months' Volunteers, Department of Annapolis and Maryland).

Northern Central Railroad, between Melvale & Parkton, to Catonsville, Baltimore County, Maryland, 26 May, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Catonsville, Baltimore County, Maryland, on 25 May, 1861, and was assigned to guard duty on the Frederick and old Frederick Roads to Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, and Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, between 26 May and 2 June, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies A, B, C, and D, were stationed at Relay House, Baltimore County, Maryland, on 25 May, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central railroad to Catonsville, Baltimore County, Maryland, on 26 May, 1861. Companies A, B, C, and D arrived at Bolton Station, at the junction of Bolton and North Howard Streets, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 4 PM the same day.

Catonsville, Baltimore County, Maryland, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 2-3 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 4 PM on 2 June, 1861, and arrived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad in the evening on 3 June, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 12 AM on 2 June, 1861, and was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 14 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek and three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 14 June, 1861.

Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Franklin Railroad to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Williamsport & Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 18-19 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 2 AM on 18 June, 1861, and to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 19 June, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, and on Antietam Creek between 15 and 21 June, 1861.

Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, to Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, 21-22 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry (550/780) was ordered to Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, by Special Orders No.78, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, at 8 PM on 21 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Yohe, Frederick County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, State or Hessian Barracks, on Market Street, Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, at 9 AM on 22 June, 1861.

Camp Yohe, Frederick County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, State or Hessian Barracks, on Market Street, Frederick City, Frederick County, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 6-8 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 7 AM on 6 July, 1861, dated PM 5 July, 1861, and arrived at G Scott Kennedy's Farm, six miles northwest of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening the same day. The regiment arrived at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, on 7 July, 1861, and was ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, opposite Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, the same day. The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry arrived by the Martinsburg & Williamsport Turnpike at Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 7 July, 1861, and was ordered to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 8 July, 1861. The regiment arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to garrison duty at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, by Special Orders No.91, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, on 8 July, 1861.

Officers of Provost Guard, Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, 10 July, 1861: Provost Marshal & Major T W Lynn, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry; First Assistant & Captain J L Selfridge, Company A; Second Assistant & Captain J M Eyster, Company E; Third Assistant & Captain E Franklin, Company F; First Lieutenant T L Thompson, Company D; First Lieutenant W A H Lewis, Company G; Second Lieutenant J W Awl, Company E; Second Lieutenant G L Fried, Company H; Second Lieutenant B C Ruth, Company I

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 16-17 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 16 July, 1861, and was accompanied by the 7th Pennsylvania Infantry, Company F (See the Third Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania). The regiment arrived at Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 17 July, 1861,

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 21 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 21 July, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard two hundred wagons between Martinsburg, Berkeley County, and Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, between 16 and 17 July, 1861.

Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 23-25 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Sandy Hook, Washington County, Virginia, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening on 23 July, 1861, and arrived by the Northern Central Railroad via Baltimore City, Maryland, on 25 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 27 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 27 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 18-20 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 3 June, 1861

Second Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. F S Stumbaugh

The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service for three months at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 15 April, 1861, and was ordered to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 volunteer militia to serve three months on 27 May, 1861, dated 15 April, 1861.

Mustered for three months, Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 20 April, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Captain S G Simmons, 7th United States Infantry, Company H, on 20 April, 1861.

Note: Captain T Welsh, Shawnee Guards, was appointed lieutenant colonel, 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 20 April, 1861.

Organisation of 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, 20 April, 1861: Colonel F S Stumbaugh, Lieutenant Colonel T Welsh, Major J S Givens; Company A, Chambers Artillery, 1st Company, Captain P B Housum; Company B, Chambers Artillery, 2nd Company, Captain J Doeb(f)ler; Company C, Union Artillery, Captain J G Elder; Company D, Independent Infantry, Captain H D Woodruff; Company E, Independent Blues, Captain C H Buehler; Company F, Captain E Y Rambo; Company G, West Chester Rifles, Captain B H Sweeney; Company H, Bellefonte Fencibles, Captain J B Mitchell; Company I, State Capital Guards, Captain W B Sipes; Company K, York Rifles, Captain G Hay

Note: G C Wynkoop was appointed brigadier general, Pennsylvania Volunteers, on 19 April, 1861, and was assigned to command the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, and 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry at at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 20 April, 1861.

Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, 20-21 April, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered by proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, at 8 PM on 20 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, at 10 AM on 21 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad and York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, between 21 and 23 April, 1861.

Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad and York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, to York, York County, Pennsylvania, 23 April, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 1.30 AM on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King and Queens Streets, York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 10 AM the same day.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.6, Division Headquarters, York, York County, Pennsylvania, on 9 May, 1861.

Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King & Queens Streets, York, York County, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 27-28 May, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening on 27 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 28 May, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and six companies of the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were stationed at Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 28 May, 1861.

Chambersburg to C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 1 June, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek and three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 1 June, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Franklin Railroad to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies A, C, F, and K, under the command of Colonel G H Thomas, were stationed on the the road to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, one mile south of Washington County, Maryland, between 17 and 23 June, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Williamsport & Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 18-19 June, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 2 AM on 18 June, 1861, and to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 19 June, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, between 15 and 23 June, 1861.

Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, 25 June, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, on in the evening on 25 June, 1861, and was stationed on the Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, between 25 June and 1 July, 1861.

Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Wiiliamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2-3 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, opposite Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived at Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening the same day. The regiment was ordered to proceed by the Martinsburg & Williamsport Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861, and arrived at 12 PM the same day.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 2nd 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, in the evening 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, in the afternoon the same day.

Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 20-21 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, in the morning on 20 July, 1861, and arrived by the Northern Central Railroad via Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 PM on 21 July, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Special Orders No.107, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 19 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 26 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 26 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 20 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 28 May, 1861

Third Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. F P MINIER

The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was accepted in state service for three months at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 15 April, 1861, and was ordered to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, under the call for 75,000 volunteer militia to serve three months on 27 May, 1861, dated 15 April, 1861.

Mustered for three months, Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 20 April, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered in United States service for three months at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Captain S G Simmons, 7th United States Infantry, Company H, on 20 April, 1861.

Note: The Johnstown Zouaves was accepted in state service at Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, under the command of Captain J M Power, on 15 April, 1861, and arrived at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 17 April, 1861. Captain J M Power and First Lieutenant J P Suter, Johnstown Zouaves, were appointed lieutenant colonel, 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, and captain, 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, Company K, at Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 20 April, 1861.

Organisation of 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, 20 April, 1861: Colonel F P Minier, Lieutenant Colonel J M Power, Major O M Irvine; Company A, Hollidaysburg Fencibles, Captain J R McFarlane; Company B, Captain H Wayne; Company C, Wayne Guards, Captain W L Neff; Company D, Tyrone Artillery, Captain J Bell; Company E, Logan Rifles Rangers, Captain J Szink; Company F, Citizen Guards, Captain J P Linton; Company G, Johnstown Infantry, Captain T H Lapsley; Company H, Juniata Rifles, Captain A M Lloyd; Company I, Negley Zouaves, Captain J J Lawson; Company K, Johnstown Zouaves, Captain J P Suter

Note: G C Wynkoop was appointed brigadier general of Pennsylvania Volunteers, on 19 April, 1861, and was assigned to command the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, and 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry at Camp Curtin, the Dauphin County Agricultural Society, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 20 April, 1861.

Camp Curtin, Dauphin County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, two miles north of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, 20-21 April, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered by proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, at 8 PM on 20 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry and the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, at 10 AM on 21 April, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad and York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, between 21 and 23 April, 1861.

Camp Carrol, between the Northern Central Railroad and York Road, half a mile north of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Maryland, to York, York County, Pennsylvania, 23 April, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 1.30 AM on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry and the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived at Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King and Queens Streets, York, York County, Pennsylvania, at 10 AM the same day.

Note: The 3rd 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.

Camp Scott, York County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, at the junction of King & Queens Streets, York, York County, to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 27-28 May, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the evening on 27 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry. The regiment arrived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 28 May, 1861.

Note: Six companies of the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry were stationed at Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, in the morning on 28 May, 1861, and four companies in the afternoon the same day. The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, Companies D and E, were stationed at the Courthouse, on Market Street, and Company H at the German Reformed Parsonage, on the corner of Front and German Streets, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 31 May, 1861.

Chambersburg to C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 1 June, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Camp Chambers, in the vicinity of C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek and three miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 1 June, 1861.

Note: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Franklin Railroad to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Williamsport & Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 18-19 June, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 2 AM on 18 June, 1861, and to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 19 June, 1861.

Note: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, between 15 and 23 June, 1861.

Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, 25 June, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening on 25 June, 1861, and was stationed on the Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, between 25 June and 1 July, 1861.

Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 1 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

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

Note: A detachment of the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry and five Federal prisioners were ordered to Fort Delaware, Pea Patch Island, New Castle County, Delaware, in the evening on 12 July, 1861.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 16-26 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard duty at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, between 16 and 26 July, 1861.

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 26-27 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 26 July, 1861, and arrived by the Cumberland Valley Railroad via Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, on 27 July, 1861.

Note: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Special Orders No.107, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 19 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 29 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 29 July, 1861.
Mustered in United States service for three months 20 April, 1861. Arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 28 May, 1861

Twenty-fourth Pennsylvania Infantry

Col. J T Owen

The 24th Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Cumberland Valley Railroad to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 31 May, 1861, and was assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, on 4 June, 1861. The regiment was assigned to the Fifth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, on 20 June, 1861 (See the Fifth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).
Mustered in United States service for three months on 7 May, 1861, and arrived at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 31 May, 1861

Sources

"Chambersbrg, 3 June, 1861 - The First Pennsylvania Regiment, Col. Yohe, from Catonsville, Md., arrived here this morning, and proceeded at once across the town to Camp Cameron."

The Philadelphia Inquirer 4 June, 1861 - From Chambersburg

"Chambersburg, 3 June, 1861 - The First Pennsylvania regiment, under Col. Yohe, arrived here from Baltimore this evening."

"Captain Kennedy, the commander of the Union Home Guard of Williamsport, arrived here today, and asks for a forward movement of troops in that direction. Captain Kennedy reports that Allen’s regiment of rebel infantry left on Friday night, taking with them their two brass field pieces."

The New York Herald, 5 June, 1861 - Arrival of more troops, Advance movements requested. The rebels retreating

"Baltimore, 23 June, 1861 - The First regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers, Colonel Yohe, 550 strong, arrived at Frederick yesterday morning from Funkstown, and will remain until further orders."

The New York Herald, 24 June, 1861 - Reports from Baltimore

"Col. Yohes' regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers, U. S. Army, numbering 780 men, rank and file, are snugly encamped at the State Barracks in this city. They reached here at or about nine o'clock on Saturday morning from Funckstwon, distant 24 miles, which they accomplished in less than fourteen hours."

The Examiner (Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, 26 June, 1861 - Pennsylvania Regiment

"General Patterson and staff left here this afternoon for Downsville, and it is generally understood that the whole force will cross the river at three points simultaneously tomorrow morning at three o’clock. The points and brigades will be: Fourth Brigade, General Williams, Seventh, Eighth, Tenth and Twentieth Regiments; Fifth Brigade, Colonel Longnecker, Ninth, Thirteenth and Sixteenth Regiments - cross at Williamsport. First Brigade, Colonel C. P. dare, commanding, viz.: Colonel Thomas’ regular cavalry, the Philadelphia City Troop, the Sixth, twenty-first and Twenty-third Regiments - at Falling Waters. The Wisconsin Regiment and Eleventh Pennsylvania Regiment, with Perkins’ Battery will likely cross at the same place. The Second Brigade, General Wynkoop, viz.: First, Second, Third, Fourteenth and Fifteenth Regiments, will cross at Shepherdstown."

The Philadelphia Inquirer, 2 July, 1861 - Highly important from General Patterson's command

"On the 20th we were detached from General Wynkoop’s command and attached to General Negley’s, with orders to march for the vicinity of Sharpsburg, where we encamped on 21st, this being the second time that our regiment has been in advance of all other regiments to the enemy’s country. We remained here until the 26th, when we marched close to Bakersville, where the Brigade is now encamped."

"The Second Regiment, Second Brigade, arrived here last night, and are encamped close by."

The Philadelphia Inquirer 3 July, 1861 - From Colonel Owen’s Regiment

"The fine body of soldiers, composing the First Pennsylvania Regiment, under the command of Col. Samuel Yohe, which has been stationed for a fortnight at this city, left their quarters at the Barracks on last Saturday morning, to join Major Gen. Patterson's advance at Martinsburg. Having received marching orders the evening previous, they broke camp at daylight, and by 7 o'clock a. m., passed through this city on their way to Williamsport."

The Examiner (Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, 10 July, 1861 - Pennsylvania Regiment

Books/ Manuscripts

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

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

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

Notes

The 24th Pennsylvania Infantry arrived at Camp Miles or Brady, M Harchelford's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, two miles southwest of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, at 1 PM on 30 May, 1861; the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry at Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek and three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania,on 1 June, 1861; and the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry on 3 June, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, and the 24th Pennsylvania Infantry were assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General G C Wynkoop, Pennsylvania Volunteers, by Special Orders No.66, Paragraph I, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, on 10 June, 1861.

Camp Miles or Brady, M Harchelford's Farm, & Camp Chambers, C Bitner's Farm, on the Franklin Railroad, half a mile west of Conococheague Creek & three miles south of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 15 June, 1861: The Second Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to proceed by the Franklin Valley Railroad to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 15 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening the same day.

Williamsport & Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, 18-19 June, 1861: The Second Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 2 AM on 18 June, 1861, and to Funkstown, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 19 June, 1861.

Note: The 24th Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to the Fifth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Brigadier General J S Negley, on 20 June, 1861 (See the Fifth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, Washington County, to Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, 21-22 June, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, at 8 PM on 21 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Yohe, Frederick County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, State or Hessian Barracks, on Market Street, Frederick City, Frederick County, Maryland, at 9 AM on 22 June, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was stationed at Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek and one mile south of Funkstown, Washington county, Maryland, between 15 and 21 June, 1861, and the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry between 15 and 23 June, 1861.

Camp Cameron, west of Antietam Creek & one mile south of Funkstown, to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry & 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, 25 June, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, in the evening on 25 June, 1861, and was stationed on the Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, between 25 June and 1 July, 1861.

Note: Brigadier General W H Keim, Pennsylvania Volunteers, set up the headquarters, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, at Fairplay, Washington County, Maryland, between 28 June and 1 July, 1861.

Sharpsburg Turnpike, north of Sharpsburg, to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry & 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, 1 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 1 July, 1861.

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry & 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, 2-3 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, opposite Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived at Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening the same day. The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to proceed by the Martinsburg & Williamsport Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861, and arrived at 12 PM the same day.

Camp Yohe, Frederick County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, State or Hessian Barracks, on Market Street, Frederick City, Frederick County, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry, 6-8 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, at 7 AM on 6 July, 1861, dated PM 5 July, 1861, and arrived at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, on 8 July, 1861.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, 15-17 July, 1861: The 2nd 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, in the evening the same day. The regiment was ordered to Charlestown in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia in the evening the same day.

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry, 16 July, 1861: The 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 16 July, 1861, and was accompanied by the 7th Pennsylvania Infantry, Company F (See the Third Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania). The regiment arrived at Charlestown via Middleway, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 17 July, 1861.

Note: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were stationed at Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 15 July, 1861, and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry was assigned to guard duty at Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, between 16 and 26 July, 1861.

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 1st Pennsylvania Infantry & 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry, 21 & 23 July, 1861: The 1st Pennsylvania Infantry was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 21 July, 1861, and the 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 July, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry were ordered to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, via Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, by Special Orders No.107, Headquarters, Department of Pennsylvania, Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 20 and 26 July, 1861, respectively, dated 19 July, 1861, and the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry via Sandy Hook, Washington County, Virginia, in the evening on 23 July, 1861.

Mustered out, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 26, 27, & 29 July, 1861: The 2nd Pennsylvania Infantry was mustered out at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 26 July, 1861; the 1st Pennsylvania Infantry on 27 July, 1861; and the 3rd Pennsylvania Infantry on 29 July, 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.

Reports

OFFICIAL REPORT No.5: Series I, Volume 2, (Serial No.2), pp181-182
Brigadier General W H Keim, Pennsylvania Volunteers, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, dated Camp Brown, Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 8 July, 1861