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9th Illinois Infantry (3 months)
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
9th Illinois Infantry (3 months) Soldier Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois, Volume 1, Revised by Brigadier General J.N. Reece, Adjutant General, 1900       View Entire Book

Regimental History
Ninth Illinois Infantry (Three Months' Service). Col., Eleazer A. Paine; Lieut. -Col., Augustus Mersy; Maj., Jesse J. Phillips. On April 25, 1861, the 9th Ill. infantry was mustered into the service at Springfield for the term of three months, being one of the six regiments organized under the first call of the president at the commencement of the war. Six companies A, B, C, D, E and F were from St. Clair county ; G, I and K from Madison, and H from Montgomery. The regiment was ordered to Cairo, where it was stationed on garrison duty until the close of the term of service, July 26, 1861, when it was mustered out.

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

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