History of the Thirteenth Pennsylvania Reserves

13th Pennsylvania Reserves  » 1st Pennsylvania Rifles  » 42nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
     Initial Commanding Officer: Colonel Charles John Biddle, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
» DATE ORGANIZED: June 12th, 1861 for 3 Years
» PLACE ORGANIZED: Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
» PRIMARILY COMPOSED OF MEN FROM: Cameron, Carbon, Chester, Clearfield, Elk, McKean, Perry, Tioga & Warren County
» History of Pennsylvania Volunteers; Author: Bates, Samuel P.
» History of the Bucktails; Author: Rauch, William H.
» Bucktailed Wildcats; Author: Glover, Edwin
» History of Bradford County :: Military History of Bradford County; Author: Tioga County Historical Society
» History of Tioga County :: The 42nd Regiment; Author: Bradsby, H. C.
     RESEARCH IN DETAIL
         » War Time Letters & Correspondence
         » Biographical Accounts of Officers
         » Biographical Accounts NCOs & Enlisted Men
         » Post War Pension Files
         » Battlefield Monuments/Tablets
USER SUBMITTED RESEARCH/ARTICLES OF INTEREST
» The Sgt. Edwin Muzzy Collection
» 1890 Annual Reunion Committee of the Bucktail Regiment
» Diary Excerpts from Sgt. Maj. Frank King, 190th Pennsylvania Veteran Vols, formally of Co. I, 13th Reserves.
» The Personal Effects of Sgt. John Fletcher Hamlin, Killed at Petersburg, Va.
» Bucktail Song by Ms. Harriet L. Castle
» Antietam's First Casualty
» The Bucktails. The Famous Rifle Regiment of Pennsylvania. The History of One of the Best-Known Regiments in the Army of the Potomac, Part 1.
» The Bucktails. The Famous Rifle Regiment of Pennsylvania. The History of One of the Best-Known Regiments in the Army of the Potomac, Part 2.
Company Letter Nickname County Current Number
» Company A Anderson Life Guards Tioga County 114 Officer's & Men
» Company B Morgan Rifles Perry County 103 Officer's & Men
» Company C Cameron County Rifles Cameron County 105 Officer's & Men
» Company D Raftsman Guards Warren County 107 Officer's & Men
» Company E Tioga Rifles Elk/Tioga County 121 Officer's & Men
» Company F Irish Infantry Carbon County 115 Officer's & Men
» Company G Elk County Rifles Elk/Tioga County 121 Officer's & Men
» Company H Wayne Independant Rifles Chester County 136 Officer's & Men
» Company I McKean County Rifles McKean County 124 Officer's & Men
» Company K Raftsmen's Rangers Clearfield County 122 Officer's & Men
» Field & Staff Not Applicable Not Applicable 26 Officer's & Men
» Unassigned Not Applicable Not Applicable 5 Men