United States Regiments & Batteries > New Jersey

The 39th New Jersey Infantry Regiment lost 3 officers and 29 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 10 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

September 23 Mustered in under Colonel Abram C. Wildrick
October 4-10 Left State for City Point, Va., by detachments. Duty on breastworks at City Point, Va. attached to Benham’s Engineer Brigade, City Point, Va.
October 27-28 Moved to Poplar Grove Church. Battle of Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher’s Run, Va. attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac
December Siege of Petersburg
March 28-April 2 Appomattox Campaign
April 2 Assault on and capture of Petersburg
April 3-9 Pursuit of Lee
April 9
Appomattox Court House

Surrender of Lee and his army.

April 20-27 Moved to City Point, then to Washington and Alexandria
May 23 Grand Review
June 17 Mustered out