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The information in this list of Indiana 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.

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Regiments 1st through 5th

  • 1st Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Evansville, Ind., and mustered in August 20, 1861
    Ordered to Indiana June, 1865, and mustered out at Indianapolis, Ind., July 3, 1865.
  • 1st Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Evansville, Ind., August 5, 1861.
    Mustered in at Indianapolis, Ind., August 16, 1861.
    Mustered out August 22, 1865 (Montgomery, Alabama).
  • 2nd Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in August 9, 1861.
    Ordered to Indiana June, 1865, and mustered out at Indianapolis, Ind., July 3, 1865.
  • 3rd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Right Wing (Cos. "A," "B," "C," "D," "E" and "F") organized at Madison, Ind., August 22, 1861, for 1st Cavalry.
    (Louisville, Ky.) Mustered out August 7, 1865.
  • 4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in August 22, 1862.
    Duty at Macon till May and at Nashville and Edgefield, Tenn., till June. Mustered out June 29, 1865.

Regiments 6th through 8th

  • 6th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., February 23, 1863, from the 71st Indiana Infantry. Company "L" organized September 1, 1863.
    Non-Veterans mustered out June 17, 1865. Regiment mustered out September 15, 1865.
  • 6th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Regiment organized at Madison, Ind., and mustered in September 20, 1861.
    Mustered out September 22, 1864. Expiration of term. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 68th Indiana Infantry.
  • 7th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in September 13, 1861
    Non-Veterans mustered out September 20, 1864. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 19th Indiana Infantry September 23, 1864.
  • 7th Indiana Legion
    "Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit. "
  • 8th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., as 39th Regiment Infantry, August 29, 1861
    Mustered out July 20, 1865. Dismounted detachment left in Tennessee. Pulaski December 25-26.
  • 8th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 13, 1861.
    Non-Veterans mustered out January 25, 1865. Veterans and Recruits consolidated with 7th Indiana Battery March 13, 1865.

Regiments 9th through 10th

  • 9th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 20, 1861.
    Non-Veterans mustered out March 6, 1865. Veterans and Recruits on duty at Camp Butler, Springfield, Ill., till June. Mustered out June 25, 1865.
  • 10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Columbus, Vincennes, Terre Haute, New Albany and Indianapolis, Ind., December 30, 1863, to April 30, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., August 31, 1865.
  • 10th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., January 25, 1862, and ordered to Louisville, Ky..
    Moved to Indianapolis, Ind., July 2-6 and mustered out July 10, 1865.
  • 10th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., September 18, 1861.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 58th Indiana Infantry September 8, 1864. Old members mustered out September 19, 1864.

Regiments 11th through 13th

  • 11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Lafayette, Kokomo and Indianapolis, Ind., November 10, 1863, to April 2, 1864.
    March to Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, September 1-11, and there mustered out September 19, 1865.
  • 11th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 17, 1861.
    Ordered to Chattanooga, Tenn., and garrison duty there till November. Battery Consolidated with 18th Indiana Battery November 21, 1864.
  • 11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., August 31, 1861.
    Duty at Fort Marshall, Baltimore, Md., January 7 to July 26, 1865.
    Mustered out July 26, 1865.
  • 12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Kendallville, Ind., and Michigan City, Ind., December 10, 1863, to April 28, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., November 10, 1865.
  • 12th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., May 27 to August 27, 1862.
    mustered in August 17, 1862.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to the 48th and 59th Indiana Infantry.
  • 12th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Jeffersonville and Indianapolis and mustered in January 25, 1862.
    Non-Veterans mustered out December 23, 1864. Battery mustered out July 7, 1865.
  • 13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Kokomo and New Albany, Ind., December 23, 1863, to April 29, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., November 18, 1865.
  • 13th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., for one year's service May, 1861, but reorganized for three years and mustered in June 19, 1861.
    (North Carolina)Mustered out September 5, 1865.

Regiments 14th through 16th

  • 14th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Terre Haute, Ind., for one year's service May, 1861. Reorganized for three years' service and mustered in June 7, 1861.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 20th Indiana Infantry.
  • 14th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery
    Organized at Terre Haute, Ind., for one year's service May, 1861. Reorganized for three years' service and mustered in June 7, 1861.
    Mustered out June 16, 1864, expiration of term. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 20th Indiana Infantry
  • 15th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Lafayette, Ind., for one year's service May, 1861. Reorganized for three years' service and mustered in June 14, 1861.
    Mustered out June 16, 1864 (expiration of term). Veterans and Recruits transferred to 17th Indiana Infantry.
  • 16th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., May 27 to August 19, 1862. Mustered in August 19, 1862. Moved to Louisville, Ky.,
    Mustered out June 30, 1865. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 13th Indiana Cavalry.

 

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