The Civil War in the East

4th Connecticut Infantry Regiment

1861

May 21

Organized at Hartford under Colonel Levi Woodhouse

June 10

Left State for Washington, D.C.

June

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

1862

January

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




 
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