8th California Infantry Regiment

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8th California Volunteer Infantry
California flag
Active March 31, 1865, to October 24, 1865
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry

The 8th Regiment California Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. It spent its entire term of service in the western United States, serving in posts around San Francisco Bay, and on the Columbia River.,[1] attached to the Department of the Pacific.[2]

8th California Regiment of Infantry Commander[edit]

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  1. ^ The California State Military Museum; 8th Regiment of Infantry
  2. ^ Hunt, Aurora, The Army of The Pacific: Its Operations in California, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Plains Region, Mexico, etc. 1860-1866, Arthur H. Clark Company, 1951.