Militia of 1863

Independent Infantry Battalion

Field and Staff Officers

Mustered in June 23-25, 1863

Contributed by Steve Maczuga

Last Name
First Name
Rank
Remarks
Litzinger Robert Lt. Colonel During the 1863 Confederate invasion of the north, Gov. Curtin of PA asked for Emergency Militia Troops to be raised. This Battalion was formed partly from students of the Agricultural College of Pennsylvania, which later became Penn State University.
Hall William E. Assistant Surgeon Discharged on August 8, 1863.
Hamilton James D. Commissary Sergeant Discharged on August 8, 1863.
Noel John C. Principal Musician Discharged on August 8, 1863

Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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