The 127th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment lost 4 officers and 15 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 16 enlisted men to disease during the Civi War. The regiment is honored by a monument at Fredericksburg.
|August 16||Organized at Harrisburg under the command of Colonel William W. Jennings, who had been an officer in the 25th Pennsylvania volunteer Infantry Regiment.|
|August 17||Moved to Washington, D.C.and attached to Jennings’ Brigade, Abercrombie’s Division, Defenses of Washington. Co. A detached at Harrisburg, Pa., on provost duty entire term.|
|December 1-9||March to Falmouth, Va. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac.|
Colonel Jennings was wounded in the foot by an artillery shell.
|December||Duty at Falmouth|
|April 27-May 6||Chancellorsville Campaign|
|April 29-May 2||Operations at Franklin’s Crossing|
Maryes Heights, Fredericksburg
|May 4||Banks’ Ford|
|May 29||Mustered out under the command of Colonel Jennings. He would command the 26th Pennsylvania Emergency Troops during the Gettysburg campaign.|