The Civil War in the East

2nd Maryland Regiment Eastern Shore Infantry

The 2nd Maryland Regiment Eastern Shore Infantry lost 10 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 62 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

 

1861

October 2 to December 28

Organized at Charlestown, Kent County, Md. for duty on eastern shore of Maryland attached to Dix's Division, Army of the Potomac

1862

March

At Baltimore, attached to Eastern Shore Maryland and Virginia Middle Department

July

Assigned to District of Eastern Shore, 8th Army Corps, Middle Department

October

On eastern shore of Maryland

1863

March

Attached to 1st Separate Brigade, 8th Army Corps

June

At Baltimore

July 6

Joined Lockwood's Brigade, 8th Army Corps at Frederick, Md.

July

Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 12th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac

July 6-14

Pursuit of Lee

July 14

Falling Waters

July 17

Assigned to duty at Maryland Heights. Duty there and guarding Baltimore & Ohio Railroad attached to 2nd Brigade, Maryland Heights, Division West Virginia

December

Assigned to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, West Virginia

1864

April

Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry, Division of West Virginia

May 26-July 1

Hunter's Expedition to Lynchburg, Va.

May 26-June 6

Advance on Staunton

June 5

Action at Piedmont and Mt. Crawford

June 6

Occupation of Staunton

June 12

Lexington

June 14

Buchanan

June 16

Liberty

June 17-18

Lynchburg

June 19-July 1

Retreat to the Ohio River

June 21

Salem

July 1-17

Moved to Shenandoah Valley and attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division of West Virginia

July 18

Snicker's Gap

July 24

Battle of Winchester

July 25

Martinsburg

August 14-15

Strasburg

August 24

Bolivar Heights

September 3

Berryville

Sptember

Guard duty in West Virginia

October

Attached to Reserve Division, District of Harper's Ferry, West Virginia

February 23

Consolidated with 1st Eastern Shore Infantry

 




 
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