HISTORICAL NOTES:

This regiment was organized at Camp Yates, Ill., and mustered in by Capt. John Pope, U.S.A., April 25, 1861. Duty at Alton, Cairo, Mound City, Ill., and St. Louis, Mo., till July. Expedition from Cairo to Little River June 22-23 (Cos. "E" and "G").

Mustered out July 25, 1861, expiration of term.

The Regiment lost 5 by disease during service.

OFFICERS:

SERVICE:

Duty at Alton, Cairo, Mound City, Ill., and St. Louis, Mo., till July. Expedition from Cairo to Little River June 22-23 (Cos. "E" and "G").

ROSTERS:

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 969 men on its roster for this unit.

Roster (PDF format)

Field Staff and Band
Company A - Kane County
Company B - Sangamon County
Company C - Sangamon County
Company D - Sangamon County
Company E - Sangamon County
Company F - Sangamon County
Company G - Sangamon County
Company H - Sangamon County
Company I - Sangamon County
Company K - Sangamon County

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

REFERENCES:

REF: http://history-sites.com/~kjones/USal-in.html#IL-Gen'l

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