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|Independent Battalion History|
There is no history of this battalion in the Bates book other than to say that these troops were mustered in from June 23 to June 25, 1863. The Independent Battalion was discharged August 8, 1863.
Many of the names in these companies are from Cambria County.
|Source: Bates, Samuel P., History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5 (Harrisburg: B. Singerly, State Printer. 1871)|