13th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry

The Thirteenth Regiment New Jersey Volunteer Infantry was mustered into the service of the United States for three years on the 25th of August, 1862, at Camp Frelinghuysen, Newark, NJ, and was mustered out on the 8th day of June, 1865, by reason of the close of the war. During its term of service, which was 2 years, 9 months and 14 days, it participated in the following engagements:

Army of the Potomac

South Mountain, Md, Sept. 14th, 1862 (McClelland)

Antietam, Md, Sept. 17th, 1862 (McClelland)

Chancellorsville, Va., May 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 1863 (Hooker)

Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 1863 - held the right flank of

the Army of the Potomac anchored on Culp's Hill. (Meade)

Army of the Tennessee

Atlanta Campaign (Sherman)

Rocky Face Ridge, Ga, May 8th to 11th, 1864

Resaca, Ga., May 14th and 15th, 1864

Cassville, Ga, May 16th, 1864

Dallas, Ga., (or Pumpkin Vine Creek), May 25th, 1864

Pine Knob (Pine Mountain), Ga, June 16th, 1864

Kulp's Farm (or Kulp House), Ga, June 22nd, 1864

Kennesaw Mountain, Ga, June 27th, 1864

Nancy's Creek, Ga., July 18th, 1864

Peach Tree Creek, Ga., July 20th, 1864

Seige of Atlanta, July 22nd to Sept. 1st, 1864

Sherman's March to the Sea and the Capture of Savannah, Ga., Nov. 5th to Dec. 21st, 1864

Sandersville, Ga, Nov 26th, 1864

Sherman's Carolina Campaign

Averysboro, NC, March 16th, 1865

Bentonville, NC, March 19th, 1865

Third Brigade, First Division, Twelfth Corps, Army of the Potomac

Second Brigade, First Division, Twentieth Corps, Army of the Tennessee

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