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17th Vermont Infantry
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1864/01/0517th Regiment, Company A, mustered in. (Dyer)
1864/02/10A commission as colonel, 17th Regiment, was issued to Francis V. Randall, but he could not muster until the regiment mustered in 10 companies. (Peck)
1864/03/0117th Regiment, Companies B, C and D, mustered in. (Dyer)
1864/04/1217th Regiment, Companies E, F and G, mustered in. (Dyer)
1864/04/1817th Regiment, Companies A through G, started for Alexandria, VA, arriving the 22nd. (Dyer)
1864/05/2517th Regiment was engaged or present at North Anna, Va. (Battles)
1864/05/3117th Regiment was engaged or present at Tolopotomy, Va. (Battles)
1864/06/0317th Regiment was engaged or present at Bethesda Church, Va. (Battles)
1864/06/1717th Regiment was engaged or present at Petersburg, Va. (Battles)
1864/07/3017th Regiment was engaged or present at Petersburg Mine, Va. (Battles)
1864/08/2117th Regiment was engaged or present at Weldon Railroad, Va. (Battles)
1864/09/3017th Regiment was engaged or present at Poplar Spring Church, Va. (Battles)
1864/10/2717th Regiment was engaged or present at Hatcher's Run , Va. (Battles)
1864/10/2817th Regiment was engaged or present at Hatcher's Run, Va. (Battles)
1865/02/27Surgeon Ptolemy Edson, 17th Regiment, resigned and 'took with him the love and and respect of every man in the regiment.' (Peck)
1865/07/1317th Regiment mustered out, having lost 14 Officers and 133 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 116 Enlisted men by disease. Total 264. (Dyer)
1865/07/14Richard Ryan, Pvt, Co. H, 17th VVI, was dishonorably discharged (17th Infantry)