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|11th Independent Battery Wisconsin Light Artillery|
|Active||February 22, 1862 to February, 1862|
Service[edit | edit source]
The 11th Independent Battery was mustered into service at Madison, Wisconsin on February 22, 1862. Later in the month it was transferred to Illinois service as Battery "L," 1st Illinois Light Artillery.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The 11th Independent Battery initially recruited 87 officers and men. An additional 8 men were recruited as replacements, for a total of 95 men.
The battery suffered 3 enlisted men killed in action or died of their wounds and 2 enlisted men who died of disease or accident, for a total of 5 fatalities.
Commanders[edit | edit source]
- Captain John Rourke
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- http://freepages.books.rootsweb.com/~wirockbios/Blue1907/1907-5-WICW.html The Blue Book of the State of Wisconsin Compiled and Published Under the Direction of J. D. Beck, Commissioner of Labor and Industrial Statistics, 1907 Democratic Printing Company, State Printer, Madison, WI 1907
- Beck, ed. 1907.
- http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/roster/results.asp?image_id=1396 Wisconsin Historical Society after Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. 2 vols. 1886.
References[edit | edit source]
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