(At the base of the front):37th Regiment of the Line8th Pa. Reserve Vol. Inf.
(Inscription on the Back):
Major Silas M. Baily.
2nd Brigade, 3rd Div., 1st Corps.
Advanced about 800 yards south and became
engaged with Hood's Confederate Division.
Loss at Antietam.
Killed 12, Wounded 44.
Mechanicsville, Va. June 26th, 1862.
Gaines Mills, Va. June 27th, 1862.
Charles City Cross Roads, Va. June 30th, 1862.
Malvern Hill, Va. July 1st, 1862.
Second Bull Run, Va. Aug. 28th, 29th, and 30th, 1862.
South Mountain, Md. Sept. 14th, 1862.
Antietam, Md. Sept. 16th and 17th, 1862.
Fredericksburg, Va. Dec. 13th, 1862.
Wilderness, Va. May 5th to 17th, 1864.
Spotsylvania, Va. May 5th to 17th, 1864.
Co. A Armstrong County. Co. B Dauphin County.
Co. C & E Allegheny County. Co. D & G Fayette County.
Co. F Bedford County. Co. H Clarion County.
Co. K Washington County. Co. I Green County.
Mustered into United STates Service July 29th, 1861
At Meridan Hill, D.C.
Mustered out at Pittsburg May 24th, 1864.
Total enlistment, 1062. Killed and died of wounds 158.
Total killed and wounded 490. Captured and missing 147.
Died of disease and accidents in prison 68.