28th 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
29 Aug 08

Arnold, Peter K. Chattanooga, Savannah and Alexandria: The Diary of one of Sherman's Soldiers as Recorded by Private Peter K. Arnold (Nornhold), Company B, 28th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. Easton, PA: Privately Printed, 1988. 68 p. E601A76.

Association of the 28th and 147th Regiments Infantry and Independent Battery "E," Light Artillery, Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers. Association of the.... Phila: Allen, Lane & Scott, 187?. 8 p. (5 photocopied pages). El73Pl8no248pam6.

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 1, pp. 418-83 (33 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

"Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel John Page Nicholson, U.S. Volunteers." United Service (1891): pp. 215-16 (2 photocopied pages). Per.

Brown, H. E. The 28th Regt. P.V.V.I., the 147th Regt. P.V.V.I., and Knap's Ind. Battery "E", at Gettysburg, July 1, 2, 3, 1863. n.p., n.d. 7 p. (3 photocopied pages). E475.53B76.

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH:   Morningside, 1979.    Ref.  . See p. 1586 (1 photocopied page) 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. 72-76. F157A4F69.

Hahn, Ed. "Company B, 28th Infantry Regiment, Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers." Westmoreland History (Winter 1997): pp. 32-44 (13 photocopied page). E527.5.28thH33.

Henry Earnest Goodman. Phila: J. Beale, l896? 16 p. (16 photocopied pages). E467.lG634H45.

Irwin, George W. George Washington Irwin: The Civil War Diary of a Pennsylvania Volunteer. [Edited by Jane B. Steiner] Lafayette, CA: Hunsaker, 1991. 221 p. E527.5.28th.I79.

McLaughlin, John. Memoir of Hector Tyndale.... Phila: Collins, 1882. ll8 p. E467.lT98M22.

Moore, Craig. "Warrior Poet: The Civil War Chronicles of Pittsburgh's John Nevin." Pittsburgh History (Winter 1998/99): pp. 148-54 (7 photocopied pages). E527.97P6P58.

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. 80-108 (18 photocopied pages). E475.81P4. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument and a photo of that monument at Chickamauga).

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. 195-99 (4 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).

_____. 28th Infantry Regiment. Re-union of the 28th and 147th Regiments, Pennsylvania Volunteers.... November 24th, 1871. Phila: Pawson & Nicholson, 1872. 21 p. (12 photocopied pages). El73Pl8no248pam7.

Sauers, Richard A.   Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags.  Vol. 2.   Hbg, PA:   Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991.  &nbs pp. 72-75 (4 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 57-60 (3 photocopied pages). E527.97P54T39.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Chapman, Lansford - PaSaveFlagsColl (Officer's summary of service, 1861-1865)

Erwin, Robert M. - LuvaasColl (Enlisted man's transcribed letters, Jul 20, 1861-Nov 13, 1862)

Hughes, P. J. - WineyColl (Enlisted man's letter, Oct 17, 1861)

Law Family - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men's transcribed letters, Aug 1862-Apr 1865; officer's letters, Dec 1, 1861-Oct 4, 1862)

Moore, A. Addison - PaSaveFlagsColl-MooreFamily (Officer's letters, Nov 26, 1861-Apr 14, 1864)

Moore, James A. - PaSaveFlagsColl-MooreFamily (Sergeant's letters, Dec 28, 1861-Jul 24, 1864)

Pardee, Ariovistus Sr. - Pardee-RobisonColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun 4, 1861-Aug 12, 1863)

Pardee, Ariovistus Jr. - Pardee-RobisonColl (General officer's letters, Jul 9, 1861-Oct 5, 1862)

Pardee, Calvin - Pardee-RobisonColl (Enlisted man's letters, Oct 25, 1861-Sep 1862)

Pennsylvania 28th Infantry Regimental Papers - BrakeColl (Drummer boy's experiences, Jul 1-3, 1863)

Pennsylvania 28th Infantry Regimental Papers - CWMiscColl (Company B muster rolls, Feb 28-Apr 30, 1862, Jun 30-Aug 31, 1863)

Pennsylvania 28th Infantry Regimental Reunion Papers - HCWRTColl-FlinchbaughColl (Reunion letter & roster of names, Jul 2, 1907)

Robison, Isiah - Pardee-RobisonColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun 20, 1861-Apr 1864)

Smith, Levi L. - AlexChamberlinColl (Enlisted man's diary and papers, Jun 17, 1861-Dec 31, 1862)

Stewart, James P. - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun 28, 1861-Jul 6, 1863)






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