United States Regiments & Batteries > Maine


The 27th Maine Infantry Regiment lost 1 officer and 21 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

1862
September 30 Organized at Portland and mustered in for nine months’ service
October 20 Left State for Washington, D.C.
October 23 –
December 12
Duty at Arlington Heights, Va. and at Hunting Creek attached to Casey’s Division, Defenses of Washington
1863
February Attached to 1st Brigade, Casey’s Division, 22nd Corps
March 24 Moved to Chantilly, Va. and duty there
April Assigned to 1st Brigade, Abercrombie’s Division, 22nd Corps
June 26 Ordered to rear for muster out. Volunteered to remain beyond its time in the defenses of Washington during the Gettysburg Campaign
July 4 Left Washington for home
July 17 Mustered out