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[[Connecticut in the Civil War|Connecticut in the Civil War]]  
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=== Brief History ===
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The 7th Regiment, Connecticut Infantry was organiezed at New Haven, Connecticut and mustered in September 13, 1861.  This regiment was mustered out July 20, 1865 and discharged at New Haven August 11, 1865.
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For more information on the 7th Regiment, Connecticut Infantry and its history, see:
  
*Mustered in September 13, 1861.
 
*Mustered out July 20, 1865.
 
*Organized at New Haven.
 
*Discharged at New Haven August 11, 1865.
 
 
*Regimental History - ''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry&pretitle=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry History of the Seventh Connecticut Volunteer Infantry : Hawley's Brigade, Terry's Division, Tenth Army Corps, 1861- 1865], ''by Stephen Walkley can be found on film or microfiche in the Salt Lake City Family History Library.  Walkley was a private in Company A, 7th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry.  
 
*Regimental History - ''[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry&pretitle=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry History of the Seventh Connecticut Volunteer Infantry : Hawley's Brigade, Terry's Division, Tenth Army Corps, 1861- 1865], ''by Stephen Walkley can be found on film or microfiche in the Salt Lake City Family History Library.  Walkley was a private in Company A, 7th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry.  
  
<br>The regiment was composed of men from all over Connecticut.  
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=== Companies in this Regiment ===
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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.&nbsp; This regiment was composed of men from all over Connecticut.  
  
 
Company A  
 
Company A  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; *A history of Company K of the Seventh Connecticut Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War, compiled by Jerome Tourtellotte, a member who was second in rank in the company when the regiment left the state for the front, and second in rank in the regiment when it returned to the state for final discharge. &nbsp;This history can be found on microfilm or fiche in the Salt Lake City [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry&pretitle=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry Family History Library].<br>
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; *A history of Company K of the Seventh Connecticut Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War, compiled by Jerome Tourtellotte, a member who was second in rank in the company when the regiment left the state for the front, and second in rank in the regiment when it returned to the state for final discharge. &nbsp;This history can be found on microfilm or fiche in the Salt Lake City [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&title=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry&pretitle=The+History+of+the+Seventh+Connecticut+Volunteer+Infantry Family History Library].<br>
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=== Source Material ===
  
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/n3/mode/2up 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  
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/enlistmentcasual00horarich#page/n3/mode/2up 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  
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*[http://battleofolustee.org/7th_ct_inf.html Seventh Connecticut Infantry Regiment] -&nbsp;This link describes the 7th Connecticut's&nbsp;part in the Battle of Olustee.&nbsp; Additional links&nbsp;on this page give more information and photographs&nbsp;of the regiment; as well as additional information on this battle.  
 
*[http://battleofolustee.org/7th_ct_inf.html Seventh Connecticut Infantry Regiment] -&nbsp;This link describes the 7th Connecticut's&nbsp;part in the Battle of Olustee.&nbsp; Additional links&nbsp;on this page give more information and photographs&nbsp;of the regiment; as well as additional information on this battle.  
 
*[http://www.stamfordhistory.org/cw_7reg.htm The Stamford Historical Society, Inc.] - Roster
 
*[http://www.stamfordhistory.org/cw_7reg.htm The Stamford Historical Society, Inc.] - Roster
 
 
  
 
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[[Category:Connecticut]]

Revision as of 03:16, 10 November 2010

Connecticut in the Civil War

Brief History

The 7th Regiment, Connecticut Infantry was organiezed at New Haven, Connecticut and mustered in September 13, 1861.  This regiment was mustered out July 20, 1865 and discharged at New Haven August 11, 1865.

For more information on the 7th Regiment, Connecticut 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 over Connecticut.

Company A

Company B

Company C

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Company D

Company E

Company F

Company G

Company H

Company I

Company K

     *A history of Company K of the Seventh Connecticut Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War, compiled by Jerome Tourtellotte, a member who was second in rank in the company when the regiment left the state for the front, and second in rank in the regiment when it returned to the state for final discharge.  This history can be found on microfilm or fiche in the Salt Lake City Family History Library.

Source Material