|10th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry (3 Year)|
|Active||July 29, 1861 to July 11, 1865|
|Engagements||Battle of Missionary Ridge|
Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
Siege of Atlanta
March to the Sea
Battle of Bentonville
The 10th Illinois Infantry was mustered into state service at Dixon, Illinois on April 21, 1861 and mustered into Federal service on May 24, 1861 for a three year enlistment.
The regiment was mustered out on July 4, 1865 and discharged at Chicago, Illinois on July 11, 1865.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 2 officers and 48 enlisted men killed in action or mortally wounded and 136 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 186 fatalities.
- Colonel James D. Morgan - promoted to brigadier general on July 17, 1862.
- Colonel John Tillson - discharged with the regiment
- List of Illinois Civil War Units
- Illinois in the American Civil War
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf1.htm 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/010-fs.htm Illinois in the Cvil war website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
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