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123rd Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War - Co.K

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  • James Madison Fitzpatrick (1844 - 1927)
    Civil War Service:Company K, 123rd Vol. Inf. Badly wounded and discharged. Vice Commander G>A>R> Post 1404 Matoon. JAMES FITZPATRICK OBITUARYVETERAN PASSES ON>MATTOON, ILL, NOV. 12, [1927] (Special) - ...

This regiment was organized at Camp Terry, Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois,

It was mustered into service on September 6, 1862 In 1863 and 1864 it was temporarily known as the Mounted Infantry, 123rd Regiment as part of Wilder's Lightning Brigade.