24th Indiana Infantry Regiment

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24th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry
US flag 36 stars.svg
Flag of the United States, 1865-1867
Active July 31, 1861 to November 15, 1865
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry
Engagements Battle of Shiloh
Battle of Port Gibson
Battle of Champion Hill
Siege of Vicksburg

The 24th Indiana Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Service[edit]

Total strength and casualties[edit]

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.[1]

Colonels[edit]

  • Colonel Alvin Peterson Hovey
  • Colonel William T. Spicely

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 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.

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