The 38th New Jersey Infantry Regiment lost 14 men to disease during the Civil War.

1864
Organized at Trenton, N.J
Mustered in by Companies and left State by detachments for City Point, Va.
September 9 Company B mustered in
September 10 Company C mustered in
September 12 Company I mustered in
September 15 Company K mustered in
September 20 Companies B, C, I and K left State for City Point, Va.
September 22 Company F mustered in
September 22 Company A mustered in
September 24 Company D mustered in
September 27 Company G mustered in
September 29 Companies A, D and F left State for City Point, Va.
September 30 Company H mustered in
October 1 Company E mustered in
October 4 Companies E, G and H left State for City Point, Va.
Attached to Separate Brigade, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina. Assigned to garrison duty at Fort Powhatan, James River
June 30 Moved to City Point and mustered out