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9th Regiment Michigan Volunteer Cavalry
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Michigan state flag
Active January 8, 1863 to July 21, 1865
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Cavalry
Engagements March to the Sea
Battle of Bentonville

The 9th Regiment Michigan Volunteer Cavalry was an cavalry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Service[]

The 9th Michigan Cavalry was organized at Coldwater, Michigan between January 8 and May 19, 1863.

The regiment was mustered out of service on July 21, 1865.

Total strength and casualties[]

The regiment suffered 2 officers and 26 enlisted men killed in action or mortally wounded and 2 officers and 154 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 184 fatalities.[1]

Commanders[]

  • George Naylor Lockwood

See also[]

  • List of Michigan Civil War Units
  • Michigan in the American Civil War

Notes[]

  1. http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unmicav.htm#9th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959. Retrieved June 19, 2007.

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