The 197th Pennsylvania Infantry lost 6 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

July 22 Organized at Philadelphia for 100 days under Colonel John R. Haslett, Lt. Colonel Charles D. Kentworthy and Major John Woodcock
July Moved to Baltimore, Md., and duty at Camp Bradford, Mankin’s Woods
August Guard prisoners at Rock Island, Ill.
November 11 Mustered out