71st New York Infantry Volunteers - Henry L Potter Page 2
West Serg't ;! leg ; flesh; abdomen," aide, right both battled" of Yorktown, ^Viilb.msburg, Seven Pines,-Fair Oaka, Burnt 'Chimneys, Peach prcbard, Glendale', Malvorn Hill, Bristow Station, Station, where ho was dangeror isly wounded,and Chancellorsvillo, where he 'was a^zain slightly wounded at tho head of his regiment. ' The 71st has been twic'j largely recruited since it entered the field, and has been reduced to its present skeleton of a regiment; by losses in battle -- a glorious ^record, both^for* the corps and its commander. The regiment will now again be filled^up} and we doubtnot'will win new laurels!"" "^ " 4 k " v "' '