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135th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
135th 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-fifth Illinois Infantry. This regiment was mustered into the U. S. service at Mattoon, June 6, 1864, for 100 days, with a strength of 852. It departed for the field on June 10, and reported to Gen. Rosecrans at Benton barracks. From thence five companies were detached and stationed at various points on the Iron Mountain railroad, and continued on duty until ordered home at the expiration of term of service. At the same time three companies were stationed at the Gasconade and two at the Osage crossing of the Missouri Pacific railroad, where they remained a short time and then stationed at Jefferson City, Mo., until the expiration of their term of service. The regiment was mustered out at Camp Butler Sept. 28, 1864.

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

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