The Civil War in the East

131st Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment


The 131st Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment lost 2 officers and 36 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 44 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.




Organized at Harrisburg

August 20

Moved to Washington, D.C.

September 14

Moved to Sharpsburg, Md.

October 30

Attached to 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac.

October 30-November 19

Movement to Falmouth, Va.

December 12-15

Battle of Fredericksburg


January 20-24

Burnside's 2nd Campaign, "Mud March"


Duty at Falmouth

April 27-May 6

Chancellorsville Campaign

May 1-5

Battle of Chancellorsville

May 23

Mustered out

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