24th Indiana Infantry Regiment
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|24th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry|
Flag of the United States, 1865-1867
|Active||July 31, 1861 to November 15, 1865|
|Engagements||Battle of Shiloh
Battle of Port Gibson
Battle of Champion Hill
Siege of Vicksburg
- The 24th Indiana Volunteer Infantry was organized at Vincennes, Indiana on September 13, 1861.
- Battle of Shiloh
- Battle of Port Gibson
- Battle of Champion Hill
- Siege of Vicksburg
- The regiment mustered out of service on November 15, 1865.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 8 officers and 80 enlisted men killed in action or died of wounds and 3 officers and 204 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 295 fatalities.
- Colonel Alvin Peterson Hovey
- Colonel William Thomas Spicely
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unininf2.htm#24th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
|This article about a specific military unit of the American Civil War is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|