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62nd Illinois Infantry Consolidated
in the American Civil War
62nd Illinois Infantry
Consolidated Soldier Roster - Report of the Adjutant
General of the State of Illinois, Volume 4, Revised by Brigadier General J.N.
Reece, Adjutant General, 1900
|Sixty-second (Consolidated) Illinois Infantry. — Col., Lewis C.
True; Lieut.- Col., Lewis C. True; Maj., Guy S. Alexander. On April 10,
1865, the remaining veterans and recruits of the original organization
of the 62nd regiment were consolidated into seven companies and remained
on duty at Pine Bluff, until July 28, when it moved by river to Port
Gibson, Cherokee Nation, where it was stationed as a part of Brig.-Gen. Bussey's command in the District of the Frontier. It was mustered out at
Little Rock, Ark., March 6, 1866, and was ordered to Springfield, Ill.,
for final payment and discharge.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 3