1st Maine Volunteer Cavalry Regiment
|1st Maine Volunteer Cavalry Regiment|
|Active||October 31, 1861 to August 1, 1865|
Organized in Augusta, Maine on October 31, 1861 for three years. The original members were mustered out on November 25, 1864 when their service was up, but later recruits, along with members of the 1st District of Columbia Cavalry and those who chose to reenlist, were retained in the regiment until its mustering out at Petersburg, Virginia on August 1, 1865.
List of Battles
The official list of battles in which the regiment bore a part:
2nd Bull Run
Fortification of Richmond
Ground Squirrel Bridge (called Church in )
St Mary's Church
- State of Maine, Report of the Adjutant General for the Years 1864 and 1865, Vol.I, p. 8.
- State of Maine, Report of the Adjutant General, 1864-1865, Vol.I, pg 1051
- Tobie, Edward P. History of the First Maine Cavalry 1861-1865
- 1st Maine Cavalry Living History Organization
- 1st Maine Cavalry Regimental Standard reproduced by Steven Hill.
|This article about a specific military unit of the American Civil War is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|