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138th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
138th 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-eighth Illinois Infantry. Col., John W. Goodwin; Lieut.-Col., Alexander H. Holt; Maj., John Tunison. This regiment was organized at Camp Wood, Quincy, and mustered in June 21, 1864, for 100 days. On July 26 it moved to Fort Leavenworth, Kan., and was assigned to garrison duty. Cos. C and F occupied the post of Weston, Mo., from July 7 to Aug. 3. The regiment was mustered out at Springfield, Ill., Oct. 14, 1864.

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

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