68th Illinois Infantry
Dyer's Regimental History
Source - "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion"
by Frederick H. Dyer
Organized at Camp Butler, June 16, 1862, for three months. Moved to
Wheeling, W. Va., July 5 - 7, thence to Washington, D.C., July 9 - 10.
Camp at Soldiers' Retreat and near Alexandria, Va., till August 24. Provost
duty at Alexandria, Va., till September 17. Moved to Camp Butler, Ill.,
Mustered out September 27, 1862.
Regiment lost 25 by disease during service.
Transcribed by Susan Tortorelli
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