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8th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Organized: Hartford, CT; mustered in Fall 1861Disbanded/Mustered out: Hartford, CT 12/12/1865Principal engagements Newberne, N.C., March 17, 1862Fort Macon, N.C., April 1862Antietam, Md., September 17, 1862Fredricksburg, Va., December 11 and 13, 1862Fort Huger, Va., April 11 and April 19, 1863Walthall Junction, Va., May 7 1864Fort Darling or 2d Drewry's Bluff, Va.,May 12 to May 16, 1864Cold Harbor, Va., June 1 to 10 1864near Petersburg, Va., June 15 to 17, 1864, and June 17 to September 28, 1864Fort Harrison, Va., September 29 to October 24, 1864CasualtiesKilled and mortally wounded: 112 officers and menDied of disease: 132 officers and menTotal: 244 officers and men

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