69th 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. 4, pp. 697-740 (23 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.    Ref. See p. 1596-97 (2 photocopied pages) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Hartwig, D. Scott. "It Struck Horror to Us All." In Gettysburg Mag No. 4 (Jan 1991): pp. 89-100 (12 photocopied pages). E475.53G482no4. (Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg).

McCormack, Jack. "John Cassidy: 69th Pennsylvania Infantry, Philadelphia Brigade." Mil Images Magazine (Mar/Apr 1985): pp. 6-7 (2 photocopied pages). Per.

McDermott, Anthony W. A Brief History of the 69th Regiment Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers, From Its Formation Until Final Muster Out of the United States Service. Ann Arbor, MI: Univ Microfilms, 1968 reprint of 1889 ed. 106 p. E527.5.69th.M33.

Pennsylvania. 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. 403-09 (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).

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 188-190 (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. 83-84(2 photocopied pages). E527.97P54T39. (Brief history of the unit).

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Curtin, Andrew G. - HCWRTColl (Governor's letters, Sep l9, l86l-Apr l5, l863)

McCall, William - LeighColl Bk 24: 33 (Annotated news article, Jul l-3, l863)

Pennsylvania 69th Infantry Regimental Papers - BrakeColl (Newspaper articles and partial roster, Jul l-3, l863)

Pennsylvania 69th Infantry Regimental Papers - BrakeColl (Annotated news article, Jul 1-3, 1863)






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