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137th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
137th Illinois Infantry Soldier Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois, Volume 7, Revised by Brigadier General J.N. Reece, Adjutant General, 1900       View Entire Book

Regimental History
One Hundred and Thirty-seventh Illinois Infantry. Col., John Wood; Lieut.-Col., Thomas K. Roach; Maj., Hendrick E. Paine. This regiment was organized at Camp Wood, Quincy, and was mustered in June 5, 1864, for 100 days. On June 9, it left Quincy and proceeded to Memphis, Tenn., where it was assigned to the 4th brigade, District of Memphis. On July 9 it was assigned to the 3d brigade and was stationed on the Hernando road on picket duty. The regiment was mustered out at Springfield, Ill., Sept. 4, 1864.

Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing Company, 1908 - Volume 3

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