Extracts from the Official Records GENERAL ORDERS NO. 10.
HDQRS. ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,
March 7, 1865.

In accordance with the requirements of General Orders, No. 19, of 1862, from the War Department, and in conformity with the reports of boards convened to examine into the services rendered by the troops concerned, and by the authority of the lieutenant-general commanding Armies of the United States, it is ordered that there shall be inscribed upon the colors or guidons of the following regiments and batteries serving in this army the names of the battles in which they have borne a meritorious part, and as hereinafter specified, viz:

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First Vermont Artillery.--Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Second Vermont Volunteers.--Bull Run, Yorktown, Williamsburg. Golding's Farm Savage Station, White Oak Swamp, Crampton's Gap, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Funkstown, Rappahannock Station, Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Third Vermont Volunteers.--Yorktown, Williamsburg, Golding's Farm, Savage Station, White Oak Swamp, Crampton's Gap, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Funkstown, Rappahannock, Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Fourth Vermont Volunteers.--Yorktown, Williamsburg, Golding's Farm, Savage Station, White Oak Swamp, Crampton's' Gap, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Funkstown, Rappahannock Station, Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Fifth Vermont Veteran Volunteers.--Yorktown, Williamsburg, Golding's Farm, Savage Station, White Oak Swamp, Crampton's Gap, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Funkstown, Rappahannock Station, Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Sixth Vermont Volunteers.--Yorktown, Williamsburg, Golding's Farm, Savage Station, White Oak Swamp, Crampton's Gap, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Marye's Heights, Salem Heights, Gettysburg, Funkstown, Rappahannock Station, Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Charles Town, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Tenth Vermont Volunteers.--Wilderness, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Spotsylvania, Monocacy, Opequon, Fisher's Hill, Cedar Creek.

Seventeenth Vermont Volunteers.--Wilderness, Spotsylvania, North Anna, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Weldon Railsroad, Hatcher's Run.

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By command of Major-General Meade:

GEO. D. RUGGLES,
Assistant Adjutant-General.


Source:
Official Records, Series I, Volume XLVI/2, pp. 865-78

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