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The information in this list of Michigan Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

  • 1st Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Detroit, Michigan, August 21 to September 6, 1861.  Mustered in: September 13, 1861.
    Mustered out: March 10, 1866.
  • 3rd Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 24 to November 28, 1861.
    Mustered out: February 12, 1866.  Discharged at: Jackson, Michigan, March 15, 1866.
  • 5th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Regiment organized at: Detroit, Michigan. Mustered in: August 30, 1862.
    Mustered out: June 23, 1865.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 1st Michigan Cavalry.
  • 6th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 28 to October 13, 1862. Mustered in: October 13, 1862.
    Ordered to rejoin Regiment in Army of the Potomac April 25, and joined May 3, 1864.
    Consolidated with 1st Michigan Cavalry November 7, 1865.
  • 7th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at Grand Rapids, Michigan, October, 1862, to June, 1863.
    Regiment mustered out: December 15, 1865.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 1st Michigan Cavalry.
  • 8th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Mt. Clemens, Michigan, December 30, 1862 to May 2, 1863.
    Mustered out at: Nashville, Tennessee, September 22, 1865.

  • 10th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Grand Rapids, Michigan, September 18 to November 23, 1863.  Mustered in: November 18, 1863.
    Mustered out: November 11, 1865 West Tennessee.
  • 11th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry
    Organized at: Kalamazoo and Detroit, Michigan, October 7 to December 10, 1863.
    Consolidated with 8th Michigan Cavalry July 20, 1865.

 

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