114th NYSV, Regimental Archive


Regimental history from Frederick Dyer's A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, volume II, page 1449.


114th REGIMENT INFANTRY.

 Organized at Norwich, N.Y., and mustered in September 3, 1862.  Moved to
Baltimore, Md., September 6-9.  Attached to Emery's Brigade, Defences of
Baltimore, 8th Army Corps, Middle Department, to November, 1862.  Emery's
Brigade, Louisiana Expedition, to December, 1862.  Sherman's Division, Dept. of
the Gulf,to January, 1863.  1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept.
of the Gulf, January, 1863.  1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, to
July, 1863.  3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, to February, 1864.1st
Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, to July, 1864.  1st Brigade, 1st
Division, 19th Army Corps, Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to
March, 1865.  1st Brigade, Dwight's Provisional Division, Army of the
Shenandoah, to April, 1865.  1st Brigade, Dwight's Division, Dept. of
Washington, to June, 1865.

 SERVICE.---Duty at Baltimore, Md., till November 6, 1862.  Movement into
Pennsylvania against Stuart, October 12-16.  Moved to Fortress Monroe, Va.,
November 6, thence sailed for Ship Island, Miss., December 4, arriving at
Carrollton December 26 and January 4, 1863.  Moved to Algiers January 7, 1863,
and guard duty along Opelousas and Great Western Railroad till February.  Duty
at Brashear City till March 20.  At Bayou Boeuff and Pattersonville till April
2.  Moved to Brashear City April 2, thence to Berwick City April 9.  Operations
in Western Louisiana April 9-May 14.  Teche Campaign April 11-20.  Fort Bisland
April 12-13.  Jeanerette April 14.  Guard livestock to Brashear City April
20-28.  At Newtown May 4.  Opelousas May 9.  Expedition from Berne's Landing to
Brashear City May 21-26.  Franklin May 25.  Moved to Algiers May 29 and to Port
Hudson May 30.  Siege of Port Hudson May 31-July 9.  Assault on Port Hudson
June 14.  Brashear City June 21.  Surrender of Port Hudson July 9.  Expedition
to Donaldsonville July 10-30.  Kock's Plantation July 13.  Duty near Thibodeaux
till August 19, and at Brashear City till September 2.  Sabine Pass Expedition
September 4-12.  Moved to Algiers, thence to Berwick September 17.  Western
Louisiana Campaign October 3 - November 30.  At New Iberia November 17, 1863,
to January 8, 1864.  Moved to Franklin January 8-10, and duty there till March
15.  Red River Campaign March 15 - May 22.  Advance from Franklin to Alexandria
April 15-26.  Battle of Sabing Cross Roads April 8.  Pleasant Hill April 9. 
Monett's Ferry or Cane River Crossing April 23.  Construction of dam at
Alexandria April 30 - May 10.  Retreat to Morganza May 13-22.  Mansura May 16. 
At Morganza till July 1.  Moved to Fortress Monroe, Va., thence to Washington,
D.C., July 1-12.  Repulse of Early's attack on Washington July 12-13. 
Snicker's Gap Expedition July 14-23.  Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign
August 7 - November 28.  Battle of Winchester September 19.  Fisher's Hill
September 22.  Battle of Cedar Creek October 19.  Duty near Middletown till
November 9, and near Newtown till January 1, 1865.  Near Stephenson's Depot
till April 5.  Moved to Washington, D.C., April 5, and duty there till May 23. 
Grand Review May 23-24.  Camp near Bladensburg May 28 to June 5.  Mustered out
June 8 and discharged at Elmira, N.Y., June 17, 1865.  Veterans and Recruits
transferred to 90th New York Infantry.
 
 Regiment lost during service 9 Officers and 112 Enlisted men killed and
mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 192 Enlisted men by disease.  Total 315.

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