|100th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry|
Illinois state flag
|Active||August 30, 1862 to June 15, 1865|
|Equipment||Battle of Perryville|
Battle of Stone's River
Battle of Chickamauga
Siege of Chattanooga
Battle of Missionary Ridge
Battle of Kennesaw MountainBattle of Nashville
Service[edit | edit source]
The 100th Illinois Infantry was organized at Joliet, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on August 30, 1862.
The regiment was mustered out on June 12, 1865 and discharged at Chicago, Illinois on June 15, 1865.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The regiment suffered 7 officers and 73 enlisted men who were killed in action or who died of their wounds and 134 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 214 fatalities.
Commanders[edit | edit source]
- Colonel Frederick A. Bartleson - killed in action at the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain on June 23, 1864
- Lieutenant Colonel Charles M. Hammond - Mustered out with the regiment.
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf8.htm#100th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
- http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/f&s/100-fs.htm Illinois in the Cvil war website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
References[edit | edit source]
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