82nd 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
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Carlisle Barracks, PA 17013-5021
26 Feb 2010

Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 4, pp. 1202-47. E527B32.1993v4. (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 pp. 1601 for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Fox, Arthur B. Our Honored Dead: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in the American Civil War. Chicora, PA: Mechling Bookbindery, 2008. pp. 157-58. F157.A4.F69.

Lowry, Thomas P. Curmudgeons, Drunkards, and Outright Fools: Courts-Martial of Civil War Union Colonels. Lincoln, NE: U NE, 2003. 258 p. pp. 186-88. KF7641.L69. (the court martial of COL David H. Williams).

Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 451-61 (11 photocopied pages). E475.53P422v1. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument and a photo of that monument at the Gettysburg National Military Park).

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 223-25 (3 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1987v1. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 104-05 (2 photocopied pages). E527.97P54T39. (Brief history of the unit).

Temple, Wayne, editor. "A Signal Officer with Grant: The Letters of Captain Charles L. Davis." Civil War History (1961): pp. 428-37. Per.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Hatton, Thomas - CWMiscColl (Sergeant's diary, Jan l1Jun 30, 1862)

Hug, Andrew - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's published diary, 1863)

Kennedy, Joseph - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's papers, Sep l, 1864-Apr 1, 1865)

Rockwell, Phillip - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's papers, 1861-1865)

Williams, William - CWMiscColl (Officer's letters, Sep 15, 1861-Nov 16, 1864)

Yuard, Jonathan - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's papers, 1863)






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