12th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment (3 Month)
|12th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment
|Active||May 2, 1861–August 1, 1861|
|Engagements||American Civil War|
|Disbanded||August 1, 1861|
The infantry regiment was organized at Springfield, Illinois and mustered in on May 2nd, 1861 for a three-month service. The regiment was transferred to Cairo, Illinois, for garrison duty until August, 1861. By the time the regiment was mustered out on August 1st, 1861, they had lost four to disease.
- Dyer (1959), Volume 3 p. 1,049.