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137th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War
137th 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-seventh Illinois Infantry. — Col., John
Wood; Lieut.-Col., Thomas K. Roach; Maj., Hendrick E. Paine. This
regiment was organized at Camp Wood, Quincy, and was mustered in June 5,
1864, for 100 days. On June 9, it left Quincy and proceeded to Memphis,
Tenn., where it was assigned to the 4th brigade, District of Memphis. On
July 9 it was assigned to the 3d brigade and was stationed on the
Hernando road on picket duty. The regiment was mustered out at
Springfield, Ill., Sept. 4, 1864.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 3