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For more information about the 16th Regiment Infantry and its history, see:  
 
For more information about the 16th Regiment Infantry and its history, see:  
  
*Regimental History - [http://www.gutenberg.org/files/31867/31867-h/31867-h.htm History of the Sixteenth Connecticut Volunteers], by B.F. Blakeslee - Online book or [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=History+of+the+Sixteenth+Connecticut+Volunteers+&pretitle=History+of+the+Sixteenth+Connecticut+Volunteers+ FHL&nbsp;Collection] FHL US/CAN Film 1685391 or FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082941 (2 fiche).
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*Regimental History - [http://www.gutenberg.org/files/31867/31867-h/31867-h.htm History of the Sixteenth Connecticut Volunteers], by B.F. Blakeslee - Online book or {{FHL|History of the Sixteenth Connecticut Volunteers |title|disp=FHL&nbsp;Collection}} FHL US/CAN Film 1685391 or FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082941 (2 fiche).
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment  ===
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*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/551/mode/1up Catalogue&nbsp;of Connecticut&nbsp;volunteer organizations,&nbsp;with&nbsp;additional&nbsp;enlistments&nbsp;and casualties] to July 1, 1864. Compiled From Records in the Adjutant General's Office and Published by Order of the Legislature, by Horace J. Morse - Adjutant General - Online Book.&nbsp; Or [http://familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=catalogue+connecticut+volunteer+organizations&pretitle=catalogue+connecticut+volunteer+organizations FHL&nbsp;Collection] on&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082886 (9 fiche)&nbsp;or FHL US/CAN Book 974.6 M2a&nbsp;.<br>
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/551/mode/1up Catalogue&nbsp;of Connecticut&nbsp;volunteer organizations,&nbsp;with&nbsp;additional&nbsp;enlistments&nbsp;and casualties] to July 1, 1864. Compiled From Records in the Adjutant General's Office and Published by Order of the Legislature, by Horace J. Morse - Adjutant General - Online Book.&nbsp; Or [http://familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=catalogue+connecticut+volunteer+organizations&pretitle=catalogue+connecticut+volunteer+organizations FHL&nbsp;Collection] on&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082886 (9 fiche)&nbsp;or FHL US/CAN Book 974.6 M2a&nbsp;.<br>
  
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/connecticutvolorg00catarich#page/641/mode/1up Catalogue of Connecticut volunteer organizations:] (infantry, cavalry, and artillery,) in the service of the United States, 1861-1865, with additional enlistments, casualties, &amp;c., &amp;c., and brief summaries, showing the operations and service of the several regiments and batteries (1869) by Connecticut. Adjutant-General's Office; Ingersoll, Colin M. (Colin Macrae), 1819-1904 - Online Book.&nbsp; Or [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=Catalogue+of+Connecticut+volunteer+organizations%3A+%28infantry%2C+cavalry%2C+and+artillery%2C%29+in+the+service+of+the+United+States%2C+1861-1865%2C+with+additional+enlistments%2C+casualties%2C+%26c.%2C+%26c.%2C+and+brief+summaries%2C+showing+the+operations+and+service+of+the+several+regiments+and+batteries&pretitle=Catalogue+of+Connecticut+volunteer+organizations%3A+%28infantry%2C+cavalry%2C+and+artillery%2C%29+in+the+service+of+the+United+States%2C+1861-1865%2C+with+additional+enlistments%2C+casualties%2C+%26c.%2C+%26c.%2C+and+brief+summaries%2C+showing+the+operations+and+service+of+the+several+regiments+and+batteries FHL Collection] FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082887 (10 fiche) or FHL US/CAN Film 1033670 Item 1.<br>
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*[http://www.archive.org/stream/connecticutvolorg00catarich#page/641/mode/1up Catalogue of Connecticut volunteer organizations:] (infantry, cavalry, and artillery,) in the service of the United States, 1861-1865, with additional enlistments, casualties, &amp;c., &amp;c., and brief summaries, showing the operations and service of the several regiments and batteries (1869) by Connecticut. Adjutant-General's Office; Ingersoll, Colin M. (Colin Macrae), 1819-1904 - Online Book.&nbsp; Or {{FHL|Catalogue of Connecticut volunteer organizations%3A %28infantry%2C cavalry%2C and artillery%2C%29 in the service of the United States%2C 1861-1865%2C with additional enlistments%2C casualties%2C %26c.%2C %26c.%2C and brief summaries%2C showing the operations and service of the several regiments and batteries|title|disp=FHL Collection}} FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082887 (10 fiche) or FHL US/CAN Film 1033670 Item 1.<br>
  
 
*[http://pages.cthome.net/fwc/16-CT.HTM Graves of the 16th Connecticut Regiment] - Roster by Name and Roster by Company
 
*[http://pages.cthome.net/fwc/16-CT.HTM Graves of the 16th Connecticut Regiment] - Roster by Name and Roster by Company
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*[http://civilwarintheeast.com/USA/CT/16CT.php The Civil War in the East] - Timeline of the 16th Connecticut Infantry Regiment
 
*[http://civilwarintheeast.com/USA/CT/16CT.php The Civil War in the East] - Timeline of the 16th Connecticut Infantry Regiment
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=780759&disp=Sixteenth+Regiment+Connecticut+Volunteer Sixteenth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers excursion and reunion at Antietam Battlefield, September 17, 1889], includes a description of activities of the 16th Connecticut Infantry Regiment in the following battles or localities: Antietam, Md.; Fredericksburg, Va.; Suffolk, Va.; Plymouth, N.C.- &nbsp;FHL&nbsp;Collection FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082940 (1 fiche).
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*{{FHL|780759|title-id|disp=Sixteenth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers excursion and reunion at Antietam Battlefield, September 17, 1889}}, includes a description of activities of the 16th Connecticut Infantry Regiment in the following battles or localities: Antietam, Md.; Fredericksburg, Va.; Suffolk, Va.; Plymouth, N.C.- &nbsp;FHL&nbsp;Collection FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082940 (1 fiche).
  
 
*16th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, by Sergeant William H. Relyea and John M. Priest.&nbsp;&nbsp;This book can be found&nbsp;at [http://www.worldcat.org www.worldcat.org].
 
*16th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, by Sergeant William H. Relyea and John M. Priest.&nbsp;&nbsp;This book can be found&nbsp;at [http://www.worldcat.org www.worldcat.org].
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=780540&disp=Souvenir+of+excursion+to+Antietam+and+de Souvenir of excursion to Antietam and dedication of monuments of the 8th, 11th, 14th and 16th regiments of Conn. volunteers],&nbsp;Pref. written by Walter J. Yates&nbsp;- FHL&nbsp;Collection FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082922 (1 fiche).
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*{{FHL|780540|title-id|disp=Souvenir of excursion to Antietam and dedication of monuments of the 8th, 11th, 14th and 16th regiments of Conn. volunteers}},&nbsp;Pref. written by Walter J. Yates&nbsp;- FHL&nbsp;Collection FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082922 (1 fiche).
  
 
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Revision as of 07:40, 7 January 2011

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Brief History - "The Plymouth Pilgrims"

The 16th Regiment, Connecticut Infantry was organized at Hartford, Connecticut and mustered in on the 24th of August, 1862.  This regiment was mustered out of service June 24, 1865.

For more information about the 16th Regiment Infantry and its history, see:

Companies in this Regiment

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded.  This regiment was composed of men from all parts of Connecticut, but the majority of men in each unit resided in the following counties:

Company A

Company B

Company C

Company D was largely formed by men from Hartford County.

Company E

Company F was largely formed by men from Hartford County.

Company G

Company H

Company I

Company K was largely formed by men from Hartford County.

Company Rosters

  • Catalogue of Connecticut volunteer organizations: (infantry, cavalry, and artillery,) in the service of the United States, 1861-1865, with additional enlistments, casualties, &c., &c., and brief summaries, showing the operations and service of the several regiments and batteries (1869) by Connecticut. Adjutant-General's Office; Ingersoll, Colin M. (Colin Macrae), 1819-1904 - Online Book.  Or FHL Collection FHL US/CAN Fiche 6082887 (10 fiche) or FHL US/CAN Film 1033670 Item 1.

Source Material

  • 16th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, by Sergeant William H. Relyea and John M. Priest.  This book can be found at www.worldcat.org.