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54th Indiana Infantry - 3 Months
in the American Civil War

Online Books:
54th Indiana Infantry (3 Months) Officer Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Volume 2, by W.H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Indiana, 1865 View Entire Book
54th Indiana Infantry (3 Months) Soldier Roster - Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Volume 5, by W.H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Indiana, 1866 View Entire Book

Regimental History
Fifty-fourth Indiana Infantry (Three Months' Service). — Cols., John L. Mansfield, David G. Rose; Lieut. -Col., L. Gilbert Knox; Majs., L. Gilbert Knox, Fielding Mansfield. This regiment was organized as a three months' regiment at Indianapolis and was mustered in June 10, 1862, being placed on duty at Camp Morton. It moved to Kentucky in August to assist in repelling the invasion by Gen. Kirby Smith, and was mustered out in Sept., 1862. Its original strength was 887; gain by recruits, 59; total 946. Col. Mansfield resigned June 18, David G. Rose succeeding as colonel.

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

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