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Indiana in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Colonel John W. Foster (USA), U.S. Secretary of State (1836 - 1917)
    John Watson Foster (March 2, 1836 – November 15, 1917) was an American military man, journalist and diplomat. Born in Petersburg, Indiana, and raised in Evansville, Indiana, he was first a l...
  • George H. Kinsey (U.S.A.) (c.1842 - 1863)
    George Kinsey was a member of Company F, 75 Infantry of Indiana. He was killed in action at the Battle of Chickamauga during the Civil War.
  • Lt. Colonel John Shaw Billings (USA), Medical Inspector of the Army of the Potomac (1838 - 1913)
    John Shaw Billings (April 12, 1838 – March 11, 1913) was a librarian and surgeon best known as the modernizer of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office of the Army and as the first dire...
  • Sgt Samuel P Garrigues (USA) (1828 - 1908)
    Samuel P. Garrigues, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was descended from French stock which was transplanted to the American colonies in very early times. A brother of Samuel P., William G...
  • Maj. General Thomas J. Wood (USA) (1823 - 1906)
    Thomas John Wood (September 25, 1823 – February 26, 1906) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general during the American Civil War. Early life and career Wood was born in ...

This project is used to relate all units from Indiana who served in the Union Army.

Indiana in the American Civil War on Wikipedia

See also on the Internet:

  • Civil War - Indiana: Indiana's role in the Civil War, including a Soldier Search and Indiana Regimental Histories.
  • Civil War Regiment Recruitments by Indiana Counties: Placement of recruitment of Indiana's Civil War regiments and batteries, arranged by counties.
  • Indiana State Digital Archives: Civil War: A searchable database that contains over 213,000 individual records. Each record contains information about a soldier's age, muster in and out dates and location, company, regiment, and any additional available notes. These notes may include ranks, transfers, desertion information, punishment, mortality status and cavalry or battery unit.