|5th Delaware Infantry Regiment|
|Active||October 25, 1862 - August 12, 1863|
The 5th Delaware Infantry Regiment was organized October 25, 1862 and mustered in November 26, 1862.
The 5th Delaware Infantry mustered out of service August 12, 1863.
The regiment lost a total of 3 enlisted men during service, all due to disease.
- Captain Lammot du Pont I, Company B - chemist and a key member of the du Pont family and its company
- Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion (Des Moines, IA: Dyer Pub. Co.), 1908.