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Massachusetts 13th Volunteer Infantry (Union)

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Regiment mustered in on May 16th, 1864. Regiment mustered out of service on August 15th, 1864.

Notable Battles:

  • Bolivar Heights fought on October 16th, 1861 near Bolivar Heights, West Virginia
  • Cedar Mountain fought on August 9th, 1862 near Culpepper County, Virginia
  • Thoroughfare Gap fought on August 28th, 1862 near Fauquier County, Virginia; Prince William County, Virginia
  • Second Bull Run fought on August 28th, 1862 - August 30th, 1862 near Prince William County, Virginia
  • Chantilly fought on September 1st, 1862 near Fairfax Co, VA
  • South Mountain fought on September 14th, 1862 near Frederick County, Maryland; Washington County, Maryland; Boonsboro, Maryland
  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Sharpsburg, Maryland
  • Fredericksburg fought on December 13th, 1862 near Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Chancellorsville fought on April 30th, 1863 - May 6th, 1863 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 - July 3rd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Brigade Leader(s): Paul. Division Leader(s): Robinson, John C. Corp: I Corps. 
    • Oak Ridge fought on July 1st, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Second Rappahannock Station fought on November 7th, 1863 near Culpepper County, Virginia; Fauquier County, Virginia
  • Morton's Ford fought on February 6th, 1864 - February 7th, 1864 near Orange County, Virginia; Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Wilderness fought on May 5th, 1864 - May 7th, 1864 near Spotslyvania County, Virginia; Orange County, Virginia
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 8th, 1864 - May 21st, 1864 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • North Anna fought on May 23rd, 1864 - May 26th, 1864 near Caroline County, Virginia; Hanover County, Virginia
  • Totopotomoy Creek fought on May 28th, 1864 - May 30th, 1864 near Hanover County, Virginia
  • Cold Harbor fought on May 31st, 1864 - June 12th, 1864 near Hanover Co; near Mechanicsville
  • Second Petersburg fought on June 15th, 1864 - June 18th, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia
  • Jerusalem Plank Road fought on June 21st, 1864 - June 24th, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia

Massachusetts, United States of America

Field Officers

Brigadier General Gabriel R. Paul

Brigadier General George L. Hartsuff

Brigadier General James B. Ricketts

Brigadier General John C. Robinson

Colonel Adrian R. Root

Colonel Peter Lyle

Colonel Richard Coulter

Colonel Samuel H. Leonard

Lieutenant Colonel N. Walter Batchelder

Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel W. Batchelder

Major J. Parker Gould