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The 1st Maine Battalion of Sharpshooters lost 7 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 12 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

1864
October 27 – December 29 Organized at Augusta
November 12 Companies A and B left State for City Point, Va. and duty there
November 28-29 Companies C and E organized and moved to City Point, Va. to join other Companies
December 2 Company D organized and moved to City Point, Va. to join other Companies
December 29 Company F organized and moved to City Point, Va. to join other Companies
1865
January 1-5 Company C moved to Galloupe’s Island, Boston Harbor, thence moved to City Point, Va.
January 5 Battalion ordered to Petersburg front and attached to 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, Army Potomac
January 5 Siege of Petersburg
February 5-7 Dabney’s Mills, Hatcher’s Run
March 25 Fort Fisher, Petersburg
March 28-April 9 Appomattox Campaign
March 29 White Oak Road
March 30 Quaker Road
March 30-31 Boydton Road
April 1 Five Forks
April 5 Amelia C. H.
April 6 High Bridge
April 9
Appomattox Court House

Surrender of Lee and his army.

May 2-12 Moved to Washington, D.C.
May 23 Grand Review
June 21 Transferred to 20th Maine Infantry