Class Year

2006

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Description

This collection consists of records from George Wynkoop’s service as a Brigadier General in the three month Pennsylvania Volunteers. Over three hundred pieces of correspondence, orders, forms, and daily reports make up the collection. The correspondence and reports come from a variety of locals at which the Department of Pennsylvania set up camp. Locations include Camp Scott and Camp Chambers, Pennsylvania, Hagerstown, Maryland and Harper’s Ferry, Virginia (Today West Virginia).

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Publication Date

June 2006

Keywords

Civil War, Union Army, Department of Pennsylvania, Harper's Ferry, 7th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Disciplines

History | Military History | United States History

MS-076: George C. Wynkoop, 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of Pennsylvania

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