111th 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
950 Soldiers Drive
Carlisle Barracks, PA 17013-5021
24 Oct 2008

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 6, pp. 1013-58 (25 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v9.    (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Boyle, John R. Soldiers True: The Story of the One Hundred and Eleventh Regiment Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers, and of Its Campaigns in the War for the Union, l86l-l865. NY: Eaton & Mains, 1903. 368 p. E527.5.111thB68.

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH:    Morningside, 1979.    Ref.  See p. 1611-12 (2 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Pennsylvania. Chickamauga and Chattanooga Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Chickamauga and Chattanooga: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments.... Harrisburg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1900. pp. 259-84 (15 photocopied pages). E475.81P4. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument at Chickamauga).

_____. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 1. Harrisburg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 598-609 (7 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).

"Private Theron Swap: 111th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry." Military Images (Mar/Apr 2008): pp. 23-24. Per.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Harrisburg, PA: Capitol Preservation Committee, 1991. pp. 369-71 (3 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:

Chappel, George W. - CWMiscColl (Sergeant's papers, Dec 16, 1863-Jul 19, 1865)

Elliott, Fergus - CWTIColl (Sergeant's letters and transcribed diary, Mar 12, 1862-Jun 24, 1865)

Ellis, John C. - HCWRTColl-Ellis-MarshallFamilyColl






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