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Federal Regiment

13th New Jersey Infantry

Organized: Newark, NJ; mustered in 8/25/1862
Disbanded/Mustered out: Washington, DC 6/8/1865

 

Commanding Officers at Antietam:
  Col. Ezra A. Carman
  LCol. Robert S. Swords

 

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Twelfth (XII) Army Corps
  Division - 1st Division, XII Corps
  Brigade - 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, XII Corps


Unit history

Organized in late August 1862, this regiment had only just reported for duty at Washington, when it was assigned to the XII Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, and set off on what became the Maryland Campaign on 2 September.

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #54: Gordon's Brigade, Williams' Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM
Tablet #27: Twelfth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #28: Williams' Division, Twelfth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 5 PM
Tablet #55: Gordon's Brigade, Williams' Division - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM

After the Antietam Campaign

The Regiment was on picket duty in Maryland and Virginia through much of the winter 1862-3. They were again engaged at the battles of Chancellorsville (May 1863) and Gettysburg (July), before transferring to the Western Theater with the Corps. They were on the Atlanta and Carolina Campaigns of 1864 and 65.

References & Notes

Source: Dyer, Frederick H., A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Des Moines, Iowa: The Dyer Publishing Co., 1908

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