Article 47

Deaths of Union Forces, by State

1861-1865


STATE Killed Died of Died of Other Total ETC in Action Wounds Disease Causes Deaths

ALABAMA..........19.......31.......250........45.......345 ARKANSAS........234.......71......1262.......146.......171 CALIFORNIA.......73.......35.......344.......121.......573 COLORADO........118.......35.......120........50.......323 CONNECTICUT....1102......845......3068.......339......5354 DAKOTA TERRITORY.........2........0.........4.........0.........6 DELAWARE........207......176........431.......68.......882 DISTRICT of COLUMBIA.........28.......13........194.......55.......290 FLORIDA...........8.......10........189........8.......215 GEORGIA...........0........0.........13........2........15 ILLINOIS.......5874.....4020......22786.....2154.....34834 INDIANA........4272.....2971......17785.....1644.....26672 IOWA...........2065.....1475.......9013......458.....13011 KANSAS..........518......219.......1674......219......2630 KENTUCKY.......1485......993.......7243.....1053.....10774 LOUISIANA.......129.......85........639.......92.......945 MAINE..........1773.....1411.......5798......416......9398 MARYLAND........527......382.......1807......266......2982 MASSACHUSETTS..3705.....2410.......7013......814.....13942 MICHIGAN.......2798.....1650.......9537......768.....14753 MINNESOTA.......394......233.......1836......121......2584 MISSISSIPPI.......0........3.........66........9........78 MISSOURI.......2191.....1126.......9468.....1050.....13835 NEBRASKA.........30........5........160.......44.......239 NEVADA............2........0.........29........2........33 NEW HAMPSHIRE......1074......829.......2721......258......4882 NEW JERSEY.........1664......914.......2834......342......5754 NEW MEXICO...........57.......16........144.......60.......277 NEW YORK..........12101.....6984......24545.....2904.....46534 NORTH CAROLINA.........29.......14........265.......52.......360 OHIO...........6805.....4753......21721.....2196.....35475 OREGON...........10........1.........21.......13........45 PENNSYLVANIA...9351.....5914......15901.....2017.....33183 RHODE ISLAND..........296......164........732......129......1321 TENNESSE........466......278.......5236......797......6777 TEXAS.............8........4........102.......27.......141 VERMONT........1061......748.......3083......332......5224 VIRGINIA..........4........6.........29........3........42 WASHINGTON........0........0.........12.......10........22 WEST VIRGINIA........778......469.......2495......275......4017 WISCONSIN......2385.....1417.......8068......431.....12301 INDIAN NATIONS..........86.......21........775......136......1018 VETERAN VOLUNTEERS**......1.......27.......1506......174......1708 ENGINEERS & SHARPSHOOTERS...167.......96........272.......17.......552 U.S.VOLUNTEER INFANTRY..........6........6........202.......29.......243 U.S.VOLUNTEER GEN. STAFF............50.......35........143.......11.......239 U.S.COLORED TROOPS.........1715.....1179......29756.....4197.....36847 MISCELLANIOUS....13........3........202.......14.......232 REGULAR ARMY...........1347......936.......3092......423......5798

**Includes Veteran Reserve Corp


RECAPITULATION

KILLED IN DIED OF DIED OF OTHER TOTAL ACTION WOUNDS DISEASE DEATHS NON- PRISONERS....67058.......40940....199720......22312.....330030

PRISONERS........0........2072.....24866.......2787......29725

GRAND TOTAL........67058.......43012....224791......24894.....359755

The quartermaster-general reports the number of graves under his supervision as 315,555, only 72,400 of which have been identified. The remainder, 143,155, lie in graves marked unknown.

Number of troops captured during the war: United States 212,608 Confederate, 476,169 Number of troops paroled on the field: United States 16,431 Confederate, 248,599 Number of troops who died in captivity: United States 29,725 Confederate, 26,774

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