The 196th Pennsylvania Infantry lost 10 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

1861
July 20 Organized at Philadelphia for 100 days service under Colonel Harmanus Neff, Lt. Colonel Arthur McGinnis and Major John Gorgas
July 27 Moved to Baltimore, Md. Attached to 3rd Separate Brigade, 8th Corps
August Moved to Camp Douglas, Chicago, Ill. and duty there guarding prisoners
August 26 Company H on provost at Springfield, Ill.
November 17 Mustered out