|33rd Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry|
Illinois state flag
|Active||September 3, 1861 to December 6, 1865|
|Engagements||Battle of Port Gibson|
Battle of Champion Hill
Battle of Big Black River
Siege of Vicksburg
The 33rd Illinois Infantry was organized at Camp Butler, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on September 3, 1861.
The regiment was mustered out on November 24, 1865 and discharged at Chicago, Illinois on December 6, 1865.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 2 officers and 56 enlisted men who were killed in action or who died of their wounds and 1 officer and 250 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 309 fatalities.
- Colonel Charles E. Hovey
- Colonel Charles E. Lippincott
- Colonel Isaac H. Elliott - mustered out with the regiment
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- List of Illinois Civil War Units
- Illinois in the American Civil War
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf3.htm#33rd 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/033-fs.htm Illinois in the Civil War website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
- The Civil War Archive
- 33rd Illinois Infantry Regiment of Volunteers, Company C Collection at the McLean County Museum of History, Bloomington, IL.
- 33rd Illinois Volunteer Regiment Band
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