5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's)

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*Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see Roster  
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*Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/officers/5th_in_light_battery_officers.pdf Roster]
*Five&nbsp;Battery - many men from&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Wayne_County,_Indiana &nbsp;]Counties - see Roster on page
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*Five&nbsp;Battery - no cities or counties given - see [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/soldiers/5th_in_light_battery_soldiers.pdf Roster ]on page 709 -712
  
The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's), on CIVIL WAR INDEX web site. (accessed 05 Feb 2011 2011)
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The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's), on CIVIL WAR INDEX [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/5th_in_light_battery.html web site]. (accessed 05 Feb 2011 2011)
  
 
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=== Other Sources  ===

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Contents

Brief History

Organized at Indianapolis, Indiana, and mustered in November 22, 1861.Mustered out November 26, 1864.[1]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.



  • Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see Roster
  • Five Battery - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 709 -712

The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's), on CIVIL WAR INDEX web site. (accessed 05 Feb 2011 2011)

Other Sources

WEBSITES

  • The Civil War Archive. (accessed 13 Dec 2010)  Breif history of the 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's).
  • Wikipedia (accessed 13 Dec 2010) article on the 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery (Simonson's)

References

  1. The Civil War Archive, information is from A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, by Frederick H. Dyer, histories, diaries, etc., (accessed 6 December 2010).