150th Indiana Infantry Regiment

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150th Indiana Infantry Regiment
Active March 9–August 5, 1865
Country  United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry
Size Regiment[note 1]
Engagements American Civil War
Disbanded August 5, 1865
Commanders
Colonel Marsh B. Taylor[1]
Lieutenant Colonel Thomas C. Dalby[1]
Major James M. Watts[1]

The 150th Indiana Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment from Indiana that served in the Union Army between March 9 and August 5, 1865, during the American Civil War.

Service[edit]

Recruited from the 8th district, the regiment was organized at Indianapolis, Indiana, with a strength of 1,082 men,[1] and mustered in on March 9, 1865.[1][2] It left Indiana for Harper's Ferry, West Virgina on March 13. The regiment saw duty at Charleston, West Virginia, Winchester, and Stevenson's Depot, remaining there until June 27.[1] It then proceeded to Jordan's Springs, Virginia, and remained there until it was mustered out on August 5, 1865.[1][2] During its service the regiment incurred thirty-four fatalities, and another fifty men deserted.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ According to W.H.H. Terrell (1867), The Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana. Containing Rosters for the Years 1861–1865, Volume 7, the 150th Indiana Infantry Regiment was composed of ten companies. Companies "A" to "I" and "K".

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Holloway (2004), p. 150.
  2. ^ a b Dyer (1959), Volume 3. p. 1,158.

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