125th 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. 7, pp. 108-26 (10 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. 1614 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Huyette, Miles C. "Reminiscences of a Private." Natl Tribune Scrapbook I: pp. 83-103 (ll photocopied pages). E655N27nol.

Pennsylvania. Antietam Battlefield Memorial Comm. Pennsylvania at Antietam.... Hbg, PA: Hbg Pub Co, 1906. pp. 123-48 (15 photocopied pages). E474.65P4. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument at Antietam).

_____. 125th Inf Regt. History of the One Hundred and Twenty-fifth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers, l862-l863. Phila: Lippincott, 1906. 342 p. E527.5.l25th.P4.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 400-01 (2 photocopied pages. E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Wallace, William W. Reminiscences. Phila: Meade Post GAR, 1915? 68 p. E60lW27.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

125th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, Sep 18, 1862)

Homan, William Papers - CwMisccoll (Corporal's diary, Aug 9, 1862-Jan 3, 1863)

Lytle, John William - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun l, l86l-late summer l862)

Moore, John Oscar - PaSaveFlagsColl (Enlisted man's letters, Sep l2, l862-Apr 9, l865)

Simpson, James R. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men's letters and reminiscences, l86l-l864)

Simpson, James R. & George - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men, sergeant and officer's transcribed letters and papers, Jun 13, 1861- Sep 4, 1866)

Standing Stone Guards - CWMiscColl (Microfilm excerpts of newspapers, l86l-l862)

Wallace, William W. - PaSaveFlagsColl (Officer's published memoir, l86l-l863)






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