6th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
6th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (1898-1898) - Organized and mustered into the service of the United States. Left Mount Gretna, Pa., May 10 to 13, 1898, with 50 officers and 927 enlisted men.
- Assigned to Second Brigade, Second Division, Second Army Corps, May 19
- Left Mount Gretna May 18; at Camp Alger, Va., May 19
- Left Camp Alger August 3, marching to Thoroughfare, Va., arriving at that point August 9
- Left Thoroughfare August 24; arrived at Camp Meade, Pa., August 25
- Left Camp Meade for stations of companies September 7, arriving September 8
- Furloughed for thirty days September 8
Mustered out of the service of the United States at stations of companies, viz, Chester, Philadelphia, Phoenixville, Norristown, Doylestown, Media, Westchester, Pa., October 17, 1898, with 50 officers and 1,223 enlisted men. Casualties while in service: Officers-none. Enlisted of disease, 8; deserted, 4.
- Correspondence Relating to the War with Spain, Center for Military History, U.S. Army, Vol 1
- The Organization of the Army during the Spanish-American War, page 509
- Organization of Volunteers, page 581