76th 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
Collections Division
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Carlisle Barracks, PA 17013-5021
29 Aug 08

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 4, pp. 945-84 (21 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. 1599 (1 photocopied pages) 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. 113-17. F157A4F69.

Porter, John A. 76th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Keystone Zouaves: The Personal Recollections, 1861-1865, of Sergeantů, Company "B." [Edited by James A. Chisman] Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1988. 141 p. E527.5.76thP67.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 205-07 (3 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1987v1. (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:

Bennage, Simon - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's diary, Oct 7, 1864-Jul 28, 1865)

Hildreth, Oscar - HCWRTColl-FlinchbaughColl (Enlisted man's letters, Aug 6-Sep 13, 1863)

Higgins, Joseph - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Oct 7-Dec 12, 1861)

Humiston Family - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun 1, 1862-May 15, 1863)

Kemp, Joseph - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Nov 25, 1861-Mar 25, 1862)

Lebendelfer, John J. - StewartFamily (Enlisted man's letters, Jul 7, 1862-Jul 8, 1863)

Miller, George - MillerColl (Enlisted men's letters, Oct l2, 1861-Jun 26, 1865)

Porter, John A. - CWTIColl (Sergeant's published recollections,


Steiner, Samuel - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men's letters, Oct l8, 1861-Dec 24, 1862)






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