94th Illinois Infantry Regiment
|94th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry|
|Active||August 20, 1862, to July 17, 1865|
|Engagements||Battle of Prairie Grove|
Siege of Vicksburg
Operations against Mobile, Alabama
The 94th Illinois Infantry was organized in McLean County, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on August 20, 1862.
The regiment was mustered out on July 17, 1865, at Galveston, Texas..
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 9 enlisted men who were killed in action or who died of their wounds and 4 officers and 162 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 175 fatalities.
- Colonel William W. Orme - Promoted to brigadier general on April 4, 1863.
- Colonel John McNulta - Mustered out with the regiment.
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf8.htm#94th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
- http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/f&s/094-fs.htm Illinois in the Cvil war website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
- 94th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment Collection - McLean County Museum of History archives
- Letters reveal rigors of Civil War soldiering - Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois, newspaper)
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