9th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment

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9th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
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Wisconsin flag
Active October 26, 1861 to January 30, 1866
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry
Engagements Battle of Prairie Grove

The 9th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Service[edit]

The 9th Wisconsin was raised at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered into Federal service October 26, 1861.

The regiment was mustered out on January 30, 1866.

Total enlistments and casualties[edit]

The 9th Wisconsin initially mustered 916 men and later recruited an additional 105 men, for a total of 1,021 men.[1] The regiment lost suffered 77 enlisted men killed in action or who later died of their wounds, plus another 114 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 191 fatalities.[2]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 9th Wisconsin
  2. ^ Civil War Archive