Pvt Peter G Strickler
Peter G Strickler name: Strickler, Peter G
Rank: Pvt 
Branch: Union 
Regiment: Co. E, 127th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry
Cemetery: Oakhill Cemetery, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin 
Service: 8/20/1862 -
Birth: 9/17/1837 Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Death: 3/27/1907 Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin
Notes: Son of George Peter Strickler and Lydia Garrett, husband of Mary Matilda Sipe. 
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  127th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry1

Organized at Harrisburg August 16, 1862. Moved to Washington, D. C., August 17. (Co. "A" detached at Harrisburg, Pa., on provost duty entire term.) Duty in the Defences of Washington till December. Attached to Jennings' Brigade, Abercrombie's Division, Defences of Washington, to December, 1862. March to Falmouth, Va., December 1-9. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac. Battle of Fredericksburg December 12-15. Duty at Falmouth till April. Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6. Operations at Franklin's Crossing April 29-May 2. Maryes Heights, Fredericksburg, May 3. Salem Heights May 3-4. Banks' Ford May 4. Mustered out May 29, 1863.

Regiment lost during service 4 Officers and 15 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 16 Enlisted men by disease. Total 35

1 Source: National Park Service, Soldiers and Sailors System; "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer,Cosmas; An Army for Empire : The United States Army in the Spanish American War by A. Graham, (Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Co., 1993).

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