The Civil War in Nebraska



Nebraska 1st Cavalry Regiment

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HISTORICAL NOTES:

This unit was organized at Omaha October 23, 1862, and Mustered out December 23, 1863

Camp Cook, Dakota Territory

OFFICERS:

  • Col. Robert W. Furnas
  • ASSIGNMENTS:

    Assigned to duty at Fort Kearney, Neb., guarding frontier of Nebraska, protecting emigrants, stage and telegraph lines and operating against Indians till April, 1863. Ordered to Sioux City. Attack on Pawnee Agency June 23, 1863 (Co. "D"). Sully's Expedition against Indians in Dakota Territory August 13-September 11. Action at White Stone Hill, Dakota Territory, September 3. Skirmish at White Stone Hill September 5 (Co. "F"). Company "D" on duty at Omaha and at Fort Kearney, Neb.

    SERVICE:

    ROSTERS:

  • Company H
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY:

    REFERENCES:

    Dyer, Frederick H. - A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion

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