198th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


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

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Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 9, pp. 464-94 (16 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. 1624 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Mitchell, Thomas. "The Kindred Organizations, the Society of the Cincinnati and the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States." In War Papers (MOLLUS, DC, Paper 2). 4 p (4 photocopied pages). E464M5.1991v42.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 497-98 (2 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 271-72 (2 photocopied pages). E527.97P54T39. (Brief history of the unit).

Woodward, Evan M. History of the One Hundred and Ninety-eighth Pennsylvania Volunteers, Being a Complete Record of the Regiment, With its Camps, Marches and Battles, Together With the Personal Record of Every Officer and Men During his Term of Service. Trenton, NJ: MacCrellish & Quigley, l884. l36 p. E527.5.l98th.W66.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Hoppes, Elias A. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's recollections, l862-l865)

Shuman, Josiah - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's transcribed diary, Aug 30, l864-Jun l3, l865)

Williams, Hiram - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's letters and papers, Sep l8, l862-Oct 5, l865)






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