|13th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry|
|Active||April 21, 1861 to June 18, 1864|
Battle of Shiloh
Siege of Vicksburg
Service[edit | edit source]
The 13th 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 term. The regiment was mustered out on June 18, 1864.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The regiment suffered 6 officers and 61 enlisted men who were killed in action or who died of their wounds and 5 officers and 123 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 192 fatalities.
Commanders[edit | edit source]
- Colonel John B. Wyman - killed at the Battle of Chickasaw Bayou December 28,
- Colonel Adam B. Gorgas - Mustered out with the
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- 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/013-fs.htm Illinois in the Cvil war website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
References[edit | edit source]
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