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145th Indiana Infantry
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
145th Indiana Infantry Officer Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Volume 3, by W.H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Indiana, 1866 View Entire Book
145th Indiana Infantry Soldier Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Volume 7, by W.H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Indiana, 1867 View Entire Book

Regimental History
One-Year Regiments. — A call was made, Dec. 20, 1864, for eleven regiments for one year's service, and recruiting stations were established at the headquarters of each of the provost marshals, recruits being forwarded to Indianapolis. Subsequently five additional regiments were called for, and under these calls the following organizations were raised :

One Hundred and Forty-fifth Indiana Infantry. — Col., Will A. Adams; Lieut. - Col., John F. Douglas; Maj., Vinson Williams. This regiment was raised in the 3d Congressional district and organized at Indianapolis in Feb., 1865. It was mustered in Feb. 16, and left the state on the 18th for Nashville, thence to Chattanooga, and reached Dalton, Ga., on the 23d. It was engaged in railroad guard duty for some time, then moved to Marietta, where it remained until fall, when it was ordered to Cuthbert and remained there on duty until mustered out Jan. 21, 1866. Its original strength was 993; gain by recruits, 30; total, 1,023. Loss by death, 68; desertion, 55.

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

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