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144th Illinois Infantry
in the American Civil War
144th 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 Forty-fourth Illinois Infantry. — Cols., Cyrus
Hall, John H. Kuhn; Lieut. -Cols., John H. Kuhn, James N. Morgan; Majs.,
James N. Morgan, Emil Adam. This regiment was organized at Alton, in the
autumn of 1864, as a one year regiment. It was mustered into the service
on Oct. 21 with a numerical strength of 1,159. In Jan., 1865, four
companies were sent to St. Louis, where their term of service was spent,
the other six companies remaining on guard duty at Alton. The regiment
was mustered out July 14, 1865.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 3