United States Regiments & Batteries > Maine


The regiment lost during service 1 officer and 8 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 2 officers and 169 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

1862
October 10 Organized at Bangor and mustered in for nine months’ service
October 21 Left State for Washington, D.C.,
October 22 Duty at Arlington Heights, Va.
November 3 Moved to Fortress Monroe, Va.
December 2-15 To Ship Island, Miss., and New Orleans, La. Attached to Grover’s Division, Dept. of the Gulf
1863
January 16 Moved to Baton Rouge, La. Assigned to 1st Brigade, 4th Division, 19th Army Corps
March 7-20 Operations against Port Hudson, La.
March 26 Moved to Donaldsonville
April 9-May 14 To Brashear City. Operations in Western Louisiana
April 11-20 Teche Campaign
April 13 Porter’s and McWilliams’ Plantations at Indian Bend
April 14 Irish Bend
April 15 Moved to Franklin
April 17 Bayou Vermillion
April 25 Moved to New Iberia
May 6 To Washington
May 11-27 To Brashear City
May 28 Moved to Port Hudson
June 1-July 8 Siege of Port Hudson
June 14 Assault at Port Hudson
July 8 Surrender of Port Hudson
July 24 Ordered home
August 14 Mustered out, expiration of term.