Regimental history, roster, biographies and more for the men who served with the 27th Maine. Honoring the 949 soldiers who served in the 27th Maine Volunteer Infantry Regiment for the defense of Washington, D.C. 1862-1863.
12th Massachusetts, also known as Phinney’s Regiment or Samuel Brewer’s Regiment. The regiment was recruited out of Massachusetts Colonists living in what is now Maine. Efforts to recreate a complete regimental muster list, share information, and research tips is the goal of this site.