United States Regiments & Batteries > Connecticut

The 22nd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Regiment lost 20 enlisted men to disease in the Civil War.

Organized at Hartford
September 20 Mustered in under the command of Colonel George S. Burnham
October 2 Left State for Washington, D.C. Attached to 2nd Brigade, Abercrombie’s Division, Military District of Washington for picket duty at Langley’s, Va., on Washington and Leesburg Turnpike, Defenses of Washington, D.C.
October 22 At Miner’s Hill
December 29-30 Expedition to intercept Stuart’s Cavalry
February 12 Fatigue duty, building Forts Craig, McDowell and McClellan, Defenses of Washington
April 14-16 Moved to Suffolk, Va. and attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia
April 16-May 4 Siege of Suffolk
May 5 Moved to West Point, York River, Va. and duty there attached to 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia
June 9-10 Reconnaissance to the Chickahominy
June 26 Left Yorktown for home
July 7 Mustered out