United States Regiments & Batteries > New Jersey

The Fourth New Jersey Militia Regiment was organized at Trenton, New Jersey.
April 27 Mustered in for three months service under the command of Colonel Matthew Miller, Lieutenant Colonel Simpson R. Stroud and Major Robert C. Johnson
May 3 Left State for Annapolis, Maryland.
May 5 Reported to General Butler
May 6 Arived Washington, D.C. Attached to Runyon’s New Jersey Brigade, Defenses of Washington at Meridian Hill
May 24 Occupation of Arlington Heights, Virginia. Duty on line of Alexandria & Loudon Railroad and Construction of Fort Runyon.
July Attached to 1st Brigade, Runyon’s Reserve Division, Army of Northeast Virginia
July 16 Advance on Manassas, Va.
July 21
Battle of Bull Run (Manassas)

The regiment was in reserve and suffered no casualties.

July 31 The Fourth New Jersey Militia Regiment mustered out