The 34th Regiment Indiana Infantry, also known as The Morton Rifles, was organized at Anderson, Indiana, and mustered in September 16, 1861

Service[edit | edit source]

Casualties[edit | edit source]

The Regiment lost during its service two Officers and 32 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded. There were also 5 Officers and 204 Enlisted men who died by disease, for a total of 243. [1]

The last Hoosier casualty of the Civil War was a Hoosier {[2] Pvt John J Willimas} in the 34th who was taking part in an engagement in Texas in 1865.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Shelby L. Foote (1973). The Civil War:A Narrative. III. Random House. pp. 1019–1020. 

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