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2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, II Corps

"Philadelphia Brigade"

 

Commanding Officers at Antietam:
  BGen. Oliver O. Howard
  Col. Joshua T. Owen
  Col. De Witt C. Baxter

 

This Brigade's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Second (II) Army Corps
  Division - 2nd Division, II Corps


Units which make up this Brigade:
  106th Pennsylvania Infantry
  69th Pennsylvania Infantry
  71st Pennsylvania Infantry
  72nd Pennsylvania Infantry

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #35: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 7 AM to 15 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #115: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 7 AM
Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #116: Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM
Tablet #36: Sedgwick's Division, Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM
Tablet #39: Howard's Brigade, Sedgwick's Division - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM