2nd New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry

Mustered June 10, 1861 In Portsmouth
Mustered Out December 19, 1865
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Total Men: 2,555
Casualties (Killed or Mortal Wound): 159
Deaths: 178

Organization:Organized at Portsmouth May 31 to June 8, 1861. Moved to Washington, D.C., June 20-23, and duty there until July 16. Attached to Burnside's Brigade, Hunter's Division, McDowell's Army of Northeastern Virginia, to August, 1861. Hooker's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, to October, 1861. 1st Brigade, Hooker's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 3rd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to February, 1863. New Hampshire, Dept. of the East, to June, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 3rd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to July, 1863. Marston's Command, Point Lookout, Md., District of Saint Marys, to April, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 18th Army Corps, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina, to June, 1864. Provost Guard, 18th Army Corps, to August, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 18th Army Corps, to October, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 18th Army Corps, to December, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 24th Army Corps, to June, 1865.

The 2nd was involved in 22 engagements.
The highest casualties came at Gettysburg -47, Second Bull Run -36, and Williamsburg -21.

Companies:
Field & Staff
A-B-C-D-E
F-G-H-I-K
Unknown

Service

Henry Parker Great Site about Chaplain of the 2nd. Must Visit!

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