Second Regiment, Maine Volunteer Infantry

Militia Units:

  • Company A - Bangor Light Infantry
  • Company B - Castine Light Infantry
  • Company C - Brewer Artillery
  • Company D - Milo Artillery
  • Company E - Bangor Company
  • Company F - Bangor Company
  • Company G - Bangor Tigers
  • Company H - Gymnasium Company
  • Company I - Grattan Guards
  • Company K - Old Town Company

Engagements

  • First Bull Run, Virginia - July 21, 1861
  • Yorktown, Virginia - April 5-May 4, 1862 (Peninsular Campaign)
  • Hanover Court House, Virginia - May 27, 1862 (Peninsular Campaign)
  • Gaines Mill, Virginia - June 27-28, 1862 (Peninsular Campaign)
  • Malvern Hill, Virginia - July 1, 1862 (Peninsular Campaign)
  • Second Bull Run, Virginia - August 29-30, 1862
  • Antietam, Maryland - September 17, 1862
  • Fredericksburg, Virginia - December 13, 1862
  • Chancellorsville, Virginia - May 1-4, 1863

Casualties:

  • 69 Killed or Died of Wounds
  • 70 Died of Disease
  • 15 Mutineers

Civil War Records Common To All Regiments

  • Civil War Correspondence
  • Civil War Index for Soldiers and Sailors
  • Civil War Muster Rolls
  • Civil War Obituaries
  • Civil War Photos (Mostly Officers)
  • Cemetery Index
  • General Law Pension
  • Graves Registration Cards

Civil War Records Unique to the Second Maine Regiment

  • Enlistment Papers, 1861-1862 - Box 45
  • Deserters, descriptive list, 1861 - Box 149
  • Muster In and Descriptive Rolls, 1861-1862 - Box 149
  • Seth B. Ramsdell, oath of identity, April 16, 1862 - Box 149
  • Vouchers, No. 48 and 50, 1861 - Box 149
  • Hospital Returns, September 1863
  • Medical Examinations, 1861
  • Post War Post Office Addresses
  • Regimental Returns, 2nd & 3rd ME., 1861