124th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


Source:  U. S. Army Heritage and Education Center
(formerly the U. S. Army Military History Institute)

U.S. Army Military History Institute
Collections Division
950 Soldiers Drive
Carlisle Barracks, PA 17013-5021
18 Jul 08

Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 7, pp. 90-107 (9 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. E491D992. See p. 1614 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Pennsylvania. Antietam Battlefield Memorial Comm. Pennsylvania at Antietam... Hbg, PA: Hbg Pub Co, 1906. pp. 115-22 (5 photocopied pages). E474.65P4. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument at Antietam).

_____. 124th Infantry Regiment. History of the One Hundred and Twenty-fourth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion-1862-1863; Regimental Reunions, l885-1906; History of Monument. Phila: Ware Bros, 1907. 396 p. E527.5.124thP4.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 398-99 (2 photocopied pages. E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Stabler, James B., ed. Thy Affectionate Son...: A Collection of Letters of Three Brothers: John Palmer, William T. Palmer, and Edward L. Palmer From the 1860s. Colorado Springs, CO: By the editor, 1993. 96 p. E527.9A43.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:

Davis, George E. - ParryFamilyColl (Enlisted man, sergeant, and officer's typed memoirs, Jul 7, 1862-Jun 30, 1865)

Guest, William A. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Sep 30, 1862-Dec 3, 1865)

Harshberger, Abraham - CWTIColl (Surgeon's memoirs, 1862-1865)

Hawley, J. W. - CWMiscColl-Richard A. Plotts Coll (Officer's letter, Sep 14, 1864)

Pennsylvania 124th Infantry Regimental Papers - CWMiscColl-Richard A. Plotts Coll (Reunion paper about Antietam, 1862)






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