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6th PA Regiment Organization, Service & Battles
Organized at Harrisburg April 22, 1861.
Service & Battles - 1861
Moved to Philadelphia April 22, and duty there till May 7.
Duty along Pittsburg, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad May 7-28.
One Company at Newark, one Company at Chesspeaks City, one Company at North East, one Company at Charleston, three Companies at Elkton and three Companies at Perryville.
Moved to Chambersburg May 28.
Attached to George H. Thomas' Brigade, 1st Division, Patterson's Army.
March to Greencastle June 6.
Cross Potomac and advance on Martinsburg Road June 15.
At Williamsport June 16-24.
At Downsville till July 1.
Filling Waters July 2.
Occupation of Martinsburg July 3.
Advance on Bunker Hill July 15.
Moved to Charleston July 17.
Mustered out July 27, 1861.
Recruited in Mauch Chunk, Carbon County, Pennsylvania
Mustered in April 22, 1861 Anderson Greys
Note: $2 Suttler's Bill for W.R.Thomas is not William M. "Bully Bill" Thomas unless this is an error in the record.