The Civil War in the East

4th Connecticut Infantry Regiment


May 21

Organized at Hartford under Colonel Levi Woodhouse

June 10

Left State for Washington, D.C.


Attached to Abercrombie's 6th Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of Pennsylvania for duty at Chambersburg, Pa., and at Hagerstown, Md.

July 4

At Williamsport

August 16

At Frederick; attached to 2nd Brigade, Banks' Division, Army of the Potomac

September 5

Moved to Darnestown, then to Fort Richardson, Defenses of Washington



Designation of regiment changed to 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery January 2, 1862.

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