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  • Larry Freiheit
    Anytime. And Happy Holiday to you! ________________________________ From: Scott D Hann To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com Sent:
    Message 1 of 9 , Apr 8, 2012
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      Anytime. And Happy Holiday to you!



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      From: Scott D Hann <sdhann@...>
      To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Sunday, April 8, 2012 7:57 PM
      Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] Re: 72nd PA Official Report for Antietam?

      Larry,

      Thanks very much for taking the time to send this info, especially on a
      holiday.

      Happy Easter,

      Scott


      On Sun, Apr 8, 2012 at 4:53 PM, Larry Freiheit <eighth_conn_inf@...>wrote:

      > **
      >
      >
      > Supplement, Part II, Record of Events, Vol. 60, serial No. 72,
      > Pennsylvania--Inf. (57th-88th)
      >
      > "Station not stated, not dated.
      > August 10, 1861.--Muster-in roll of Captain Henry A. Cook's Company I, in
      > the Third Regiment (Baker's Brigade) of ennsylvania volunteers, commanded
      > aby Colonel D. W. C. Baxter, called into the service of the United States
      > by the President under the Act of Congress approved July 22, 1861, from
      > August 10, 1861 (date of this muster) for the term of three years, unless
      > sooner discharged....
      > Joshua T. Owen, Colonel, Commanding Brigade, Mustering Officer.
      >
      > By authority of the War Department, Colonel Edward D. Baker having been
      > killed in action.
      >
      > Stationed at Camp Observation, Poolesville, Maryland, August 10-December
      > 31, 1861.
      >
      > Stationed at Harper's Ferry, [West] Virginia, January-February 1862.
      >
      > Stationed at Camp Winfield Scott, Virginia, March-April 1862.
      >
      > Stationed on the Peninsula, May-June 1862.
      >
      > Stationed at Centreville, July-August 1862.
      >
      > Stationed at camp in the field, September-October 1862.
      >
      > Stationed at camp near Falmouth, Virginia, November 1862-April 1863.
      >
      > Stationed near Uniontown, Maryland, may-June 1863."
      >
      >
      > Etc.
      >
      >
      > Larry
      >
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: ScottH <sdhann@...>
      > To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Sunday, April 8, 2012 6:09 PM
      > Subject: [TalkAntietam] Re: 72nd PA Official Report for Antietam?
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > Larry,
      >
      > On second thought that might be useful. I'm looking at their casualties
      > for Antietam and it looks like Company I was especially hard hit.
      >
      > Scott
      >
      > --- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, Scott D Hann <sdhann@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Larry, thanks very much for checking.
      > >
      > > On Sun, Apr 8, 2012 at 5:49 AM, Larry Freiheit <eighth_conn_inf@
      > ...>wrote:
      > >
      > > > **
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Scott,
      > > >
      > > > I found nothing in the OR Supplement pertaining to the 72nd PA or Cook
      > > > related to Antietam. I can give you the record of events for Co. I for
      > that
      > > > period but like the other companies nothing noteworthy.
      > > >
      > > > Larry
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > ________________________________
      > > > From: Scott D Hann <sdhann@...>
      > > > To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Sent: Sunday, April 8, 2012 1:20 AM
      > > > Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] 72nd PA Official Report for Antietam?
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Tom, thanks for the response. Anything to do with Captain Henry A.
      > > > Cook of Company I would be much appreciated. Later in the war, he
      > > > commanded the 72nd, and might have participated in veterans
      > > > organizations. That part of his life is kind of fuzzy. Scott
      > > >
      > > > On Sat, Apr 7, 2012 at 9:09 PM, Thomas G. Clemens
      > > > <tgclemens@...> wrote:
      > > > > Scott,
      > > > > Does it have to be published information? Several people from the
      > 72nd
      > > > wrote letters to the Battlefield Board. Would you be interested in
      > that?
      > > > > Tom Clemens
      > > > > ________________________________
      > > > > From: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com [TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com] on
      > > > behalf of ScottH [sdhann@...]
      > > > > Sent: Saturday, April 07, 2012 10:26 PM
      > > > > To: TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > Subject: [TalkAntietam] 72nd PA Official Report for Antietam?
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > I'm well aware that there was one report written for the entire
      > > > Philadelphia Brigade, but am wondering if Colonel DeWitt C. Baxter of
      > the
      > > > 72nd PA might have written one for the regiment which wasn't published
      > in
      > > > the Official Records. Around 15 years ago, Broadfoot published a
      > supplement
      > > > to the O. R.s which included such previously unpublished reports, but
      > there
      > > > weren't many for Antietam. I recall there being one for the 10th Maine
      > and
      > > > another for the 19th Indiana. If any of our members have a copy of
      > these
      > > > books would you mind checking for me? I've searched a few Philadelphia
      > > > papers from the period, and don't see one published. It's a long shot,
      > but
      > > > any published information about the 72nd PA at Antietam would be
      > useful.
      > > > Thanks very much, and Happy Easter to all members of the group, Scott
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
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