1st Company Sharpshooters

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Hancock Avenue. Gettysburg

1st Andrew
Unattached Mass. Vol.
in action
July 3, 4 & 5. 1863.
In different positions
In God we put our trust.
But left our powder dry.


Organized at Lynn field and mustered in September 2. 1861. Left State for Washington, D.C., September 2. Attached to 15th Massachusetts Infantry to July, 1864, and to 19th & 20th Massachusetts Infantry to September. 1864. (See these Regiments.) Mustered out September 6, 1864.

Company lost during service 3 Officers and 21 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 15 Enlisted men by disease. Total 39.

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