Map Animations/Travels of the 100th Regiment, Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry Regiment, "The Roundheads"
The animated maps below are intended to give the viewer a generalized idea of the movements of the regiment during specific time periods but are approximate and do not necessarily represent exact historic movements. However, the animated movements by boat, rail, or the march are based on the websmith's research of the regimental history from published or unpublished letters and diaries of the soldiers of the regiment.
Animation of Fortress Monroe, VA voyage October 29, 1861 with fleet of 45 Union ships to Port Royal, SC to bombard Hilton Head on November 7, 1861. Roundheads voyage on the "Ocean Queen" thus began their South Carolina campaign completed shortly after the "Battle of Secessionville" on June 16, 1862. Background Music Clip is from "Old 1812", Civil War Collection II, Jim Taylor and Friends
Animation of South Carolina Campaign from November 7, 1861 Bombardment of Hilton Head, June 16, 1862 Battle of Secessionville and departure for Virginia July 13,1862. Background Music Clip is from "Battle Cry of Freedom", Various Artists, The Civil War, 26
Animation of Virginia Campaign, August 3rd through September 4th, 1862, including Battles of 2nd Bull Run (August 29 & 30, 1862) and Chantilly (September 1, 1862) Background Music Clip is from "Old Virginia", Civil War Collection II, Jim Taylor and Friends
This site was last updated 01/02/13