52d 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
7 Nov 2008

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5.Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 3, pp. 47-91(23 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.    Ref. See 1591-92 (2 photocopied pages) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Mott, Smith B., comp. The Campaigns of the Fifty-second Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, First Known as "The Luzerne Regiment," Being the Record of Nearly Four Years' Continuous Service.... Phila: Lippincott, 1911. 166 p. E527.5.52d.P4.

Ripple, Ezra H. Dancing along the Deadline: The Andersonville Memoir of a Prisoner of the Confederacy. [Edited by Mark A. Snell]. Novato, CA: Presidio, 1996. 168 p. E612A5R57.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 145-47 (3 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1987v1. (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:

Blackman, Lewis A. - LeighColl Bk 2: 44 (Enlisted man's letter, Apr 23, 1862)

Burlington Boys Papers - CWTIColl (Enlisted men's letters, Dec 18, 1862-Apr 6, 1864)

Coleman, Henry T. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Feb 9, 1863-Dec 30, 1864)

Haas-Jones-Curry Family - HCWRTColl (Officer and enlisted men's annotated letters, 1861-1864)

Harrison, Huldah - Papers (Enlisted man's letters, 1861-1864)

Pennsylvania 52d Infantry Regimental Papers - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's memoir, Feb-Jul 1865)






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