United States Regiments & Batteries > New Jersey

The 26th New Jersey Infantry Regiment lost 1 officer and 14 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 21 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

Organized at Camp Frelinghuysen, Newark, N.J.
September 18 Mustered in
September 26 Left State for Washington, D.C. and Camp on Capital Hill
October 1 Moved to Frederick, Md.
October 11 To Hagerstown, Md. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 6th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac
October 31-November 19 Movement to Falmouth, Va.
December 12-15 Battle of Fredericksburg, Va.
January 20-24 “Mud March”
January-April At Falmouth, Va.
April 27-May 6 Chancellorsville Campaign
April 29-May 2 Operations at Franklin’s Crossing
May 3 Battle of Maryes Heights (Second Fredericksburg)
May 3-4 Salem Heights
May 4 Banks’ Ford
June 5-13 Franklin’s Crossing
June 17 Reached Washington, D.C.
June 27 Mustered out at Newark, N.J.