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135th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War
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
|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