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156th Illinois Infantry

Dyer's Regimental History

Source - "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer


Organized February 16, 1865. Moved to Nashville, Tenn., and attached to 3rd Brigade, 2nd Separate Division, District of the Etowah, Department of the Cumberland.

SERVICE - Engaged in guarding R. R. and Post duty in Department of the Cumberland till September.

Mustered out September 20, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 2 Enlisted men killed and 24 Enlisted men by disease. Total 26.

 Transcribed by Susan Tortorelli

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