Isaac Lawrence HaldemanHome State: Pennsylvania
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 124th Pennsylvania Infantry
see his Battle Report
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Media, where his father was a business owner and banker, he entered service with the 124th on 12 August 1862 as 1st Lieutenant, Company D ("Gideon's Band"), and was promoted to Major of the Regiment 16 August 1862. He had been previously on Gen. Danàs staff.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He assumed command after Col Hawley was wounded in the Miller Cornfield early on 17 September.
The remainder of the War:
He mustered out with the Regiment 17 May 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Source: Bates, Samuel P., History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: 1868-1871, extracted online at Pennsylvania in the Civil War.
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