2d Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery/
112th Regiment


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. 6, pp. 1059-1142 (43 photocopied pages).    E527B32.1993v10.    (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 p. 1570 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the battery's service.

Humphreys, Henry H.   Andrew A. Humphreys:   A Biography. Phila: J.C. Winston, 1924. 335 p.    E467.lH885H8.

____________. "Reply to General Porter's Articles Which Have Appeared in the Century Magazine During the Years l896 and l897." Jrnl Mil Service Inst US 23 (Jul 1898): pp. 1-34 (18 photocopied pages). Per.

Sauers, Richard A.   Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags.  Vol. 2.   Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991.    pp. 372-74 (3 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief histories of the Independent Batteries and information on their flags).

Taylor, Frank H.   Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 150-51 (1 photocopied page). E527.97P54T39. (Brief history of the unit).

Ward, George W.    History of the Second Pennsylvania Veteran Heavy Artillery, (112th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers) From l86l- l866. Phila: George W. Ward, l904. 311 p. E527.7.2d.W37.

Wells, Stephen W. "Forts Harrison and Gilmer." Natl Trib Scrapbook III: p. 32 (l photocopied page). E655N27no3.

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

  • Campbell, Jacob - LeighColl Bk 34: 20 (Enlisted man's note, Apr l8, l865; notice of Lincoln's assassination, Apr l5, l865)
  • Coar, Amos - ThomasStoneColl (Enlisted man's letter, Sep 23, l864)
  • Grugan, Florance W. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Mar 3l-Nov 26, l864)
  • Guest, William A. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Sep 30, l862-Dec 3, l865)
  • Matter, William H. - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's service record, Aug l0, l862-Jan 29, l866)
  • Stahl, William H. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's memoir, l86l-l865)
  • Tanfield, John O. - Tanfield Family Papers (Enlisted men's letters, Mar l0-Jun 4, l864)
  • Wint, Louis H. - OelligColl (Enlisted man's letter, May l4, l862)







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