SPECIAL ORDERS, No. 77.
HEADQUARTERS PENNSYLVANIA MILITIA, Harrisburg, July 18, 1863.
The following companies, now at Hutingdon, mustered into the State service for the period of ninety days, will from a battalion, to be commanded by a lieutenant-colonel and a major, viz:Captain McKeage's company, Blair County ; Captain Crozier's company, Blair County ; Captain Travis' company, Blair County ; Captain Swoope's company, Blair County ; Captain Hamman's company, Blair County ; Captain Davidson's company, Blair County . The commanding officer will detail in acting adjutant and an acting quartermaster from the line officers. By the order of the Governor:
A. L. RUSSELL,
Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania .
The foregoing are true and correct copies of Special Orders, Nos. 75, 76, and 77, issued during the year . A. D. 1863, as the same appear on file in this office .
PRESLEY N. GUTHRIE,
Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania . -
New York Militia sent to Maryland and Pennsylvania between June 15 and July 3, 1863. *
Regiments. Commanders. Location. Date of Strength.
4th Colonel Daniel W. New York City 1863. 500
Teller June 20
5th Colonel Louis Burger do June 19 828
6th Colonel Joel W. Mason do June 22 656
7th Colonel Marshall do June 17 650
8th Colonel Joshua M. do June 18 371
11th Colonel Joachim do June 18 762
12th Colonel William G. do June 19 684
13th Colonel John B. Brooklyn June 20 496
17th Lieutenant Colonel White Plains July 3 400
John P. Jenkins
18th Colonel James Ryder South East July 3 400
21st Colonel Joseph Wright Poughkeepsie June 27 600
22d Colonel Lloyd New York City June 19 568
23d Colonel William Brooklyn June 18 626
28th Colonel Michael do June 20 484
37th Colonel Charles Roome New York City June 19 693
47th+ Colonel Jeremiah V. Brooklyn June 26 400
52d Colonel Matthias W. do June 22 351
55th Colonel Eugene Le New York City June 24 350
56th Colonel David M. Brooklyn June 20 476
65th Colonel Jacob Buffalo June 19 555
67th Colonel Chauncey East Hamburg June 23 400
68th Colonel David S. Fredonia June 24 400
69th Colonel James Bagley New York City June 22 600
71st Colonel Benjamin L. do June 18 737
74th Colonel Watson A. Fox Buffalo June 19 504
84th Colonel Frederick A. New York City July 3 480
* From Annual report of the Adjutant-General, State of New York, who reports that, "In connection with this militia force, detachments of volunteers scattered throughout the State, were organized, equipped, and ordered forthwith to Harrisburg, Pa. This force comprised 1, 827 men . "Ordered to the Department of Washington, June 27.