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|20th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry|
Flag of the United States, 1865-1867
|Active||July 22, 1861 to July 12, 1865|
Battle of Second Bull Run
Battle of Chantilly
Battle of Chancellorsville
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Spotsylvania
Battle of Cold Harbor
Siege of Petersburg
Service[edit | edit source]
- The 20th Indiana Volunteer Infantry was organized at Lafayette, Indiana on July 22, 1861.
- Peninsular Campaign
- Battle of Second Bull Run
- Battle of Chantilly
- Battle of Chancellorsville
- Battle of Gettysburg
- Battle of Spotsylvania
- Battle of Cold Harbor
- Siege of Petersburg
- The regiment mustered out of service on July 12, 1865.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The regiment lost 15 officers and 186 enlisted men killed in action or died of wounds and 113 enlisted men men who died of disease, for a total of 314 fatalities.
Colonels[edit | edit source]
- Colonel William L. Brown (killed at Second Bull Run)
- Colonel John Wheeler (killed at Gettysburg)
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unininf2.htm#20th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
References[edit | edit source]
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