165th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


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

laf May 95

Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 8, pp. 1084-99 (8 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. 1620 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. p. 473-478 (6 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Benshoof, Lewis - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, Dec 8, l862)

Crist, Samuel - CWMiscColl (Sergeant's diary and maps, May l3-May 26, l863)

Cunningham, L. - CabaColl-HCWRTColl (Quartermaster Sergeant's diary, Nov 3, l862- Jul 3l, l863)

Cunningham, Leander - LeighColl 27: 51

Spidle, Samuel W. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's discharge certificate, Jul 28, l863)






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