CIVIL WAR INDEX
Primary Source Material
on the Soldiers and the Battles
Home The Armies The Soldiers The Battles Civilians Articles
 
If this website has been useful to you, please consider making a Donation.

Your support will help keep this website free for everyone, and will allow us to do more research. Thank you for your support!

Alton Battalion
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
Alton Battalion 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
Alton Battalion. The Alton battalion, composed of the companies of Capt. John Curtis and Simon J. Stookey, was mustered into the U. S. service at Camp Butler on June 21, 1864, for 100 days. The strength of the companies was 91 and 90 respectively. They departed for the field on June 25, did garrison duty during their term of service, and were mustered out at Camp Butler Oct. 7, 1864.

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

Whats New
Bibliography
About Us


 

Copyright 2010 by CivilWarIndex.com
A Division of Pier-Pleasure.com