Indiana Civil War Infantry Union Units

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

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in June 12, 1861.
    Capture of Macon April 20. Post duty at Macon till August. Mustered out August 8, 1865
  • 18th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in August 16, 1861.
    Provost duty in Southern Georgia till August. Mustered out August 28, 1865.
  • 22nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Madison, Ind., and mustered in at Indianapolis, Ind., August 15, 1861.
    Mustered out July 24, 1865 (Louisville, Ky.,)
  • 23rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in November 8, 1862.
    Surrender of Johnston and his army. Duty at Greensboro till June. Mustered out July 2, 1865.
  • 26th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Regiment organized at Indianapolis, Ind., August 31, 1861.
    Duty at Mobile, Ala., Meridian and Macon, Miss., till January, 1866. Mustered out January 15, 1866.
  • 27th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in September 12, 1861.
    Mustered out November 4, 1864. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 70th Indiana Infantry.
  • 29th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Laporte, Ind., and mustered in August 27, 1861.
    Garrison duty at Marietta and Dalton, Ga., till December. Mustered out December 2, 1865.
  • 30th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Fort Wayne, Ind., and mustered in September 24, 1861.
    Texas July, and duty at various points till November. Mustered out November 25, 1865
  • 31st Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Terre Haute, Ind., and mustered in September 15, 1861.
    July. Duty at Green Lake and San Antonio till December. Mustered out December 8, 1865.
  • 32nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in August 24, 1861.
    Texas, July. Duty at Green Lake and San Antonio till December. Mustered out December 4, 1865.
  • 33rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis and mustered in September 16, 1861.
    Grand Review May 24. Ordered to Louisville, Ky., June, and duty there till July 21. Mustered out July 21, 1865.
  • 34th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Anderson, Ind., and mustered in September 16, 1861.
    Brownsville till February, 1866. Mustered out February 3, 1866
  • 35th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 11, 1861.
    Thence to Texas, July, and duty there till September. Mustered out September 30, 1865. Discharged at Indianapolis, Ind., October 23, 1865.
  • 36th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Richmond, Ind., and mustered in September 16, 1861.
    Ordered to New Orleans, La., June 16. Transferred to 30th Indiana Battalion Infantry July 12, 1865.
  • 37th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Lawrenceburg, Ind., and mustered in September 18, 1861.
    March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 20. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 25, 1865.
  • 38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at New Albany, Ind., and mustered in September 18, 1861.
    March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 20. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 15 1865.
  • 40th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Lafayette and Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 30, 1861.
    Duty at Green Lake and San Antonio and at Port Lavacca till December. Mustered out December 21, 1865.
  • 42nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Evansville, Ind., and mustered in October 9, 1861.
    Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June and there mustered out July 21, 1865.
  • 43rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Terre Haute, Ind., and mustered in September 27, 1861.
    Assigned to guard duty at Camp Morton guarding Confederate prisoners till June, 1865. Mustered out June 14, 1865.
  • 44th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Fort Wayne, Ind., and mustered in November 22, 1861.
    Return to Chattanooga, Tenn., October 15, and Provost duty there till September, 1865. Mustered out September 14, 1865.
  • 46th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Logansport, Ind., and mustered in December 11, 1861.
    Return to Lexington and garrison duty there till September, 1865. Moved to Louisville, Ky., and there mustered out September 4, 1865.
  • 47th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Anderson and Indianapolis, Ind., November 2 to December 13, 1861.
    Shreveport, La., and duty there till October. Mustered out October 23, 1865, and discharged at Indianapolis, Ind., November 2, 1865.
  • 48th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Goshen, Ind., December 5, 1861, to January 28, 1862.
    March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 19. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 15, 1865.
  • 49th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Jeffersonville, Ind., and mustered in November 21, 1861.
    Moved to Louisville, Ky., September 7, and there mustered out September 13, 1865.
  • 51st Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in December 14, 1861.
    Duty at Green Lake and San Antonio till December. Mustered out at San Antonio, Texas  December 13, 1865
  • 52nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Rushville and Indianapolis, Ind., February 1, 1862.
    Assault and capture of Fort Blakely April 9. Occupation of Mobile April 12. March to Montgomery April 13-25, and duty there till July 14. At Tuskeegee till August 28. Mustered out September 10, 1865.
  • 53rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at New Albany and Indianapolis, Ind., February 19 to March 6, 1862.
    Surrender of Johnston and his army. March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 20. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 21, 1865
  • 54th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Regiment organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in November 16, 1862.
    October 3-November 30. Moved to New Orleans December 1. Mustered out December 8, 1863.
  • 55th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (3 months, 1862)
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., for three months June 16, 1862.
    Battle of Richmond, Ky., August 30. Mostly captured. Paroled and sent to Indianapolis, Ind. Mustered out September 6 to October 23, 1862.
  • 57th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Richmond, Ind., and mustered in November 18, 1861
    Ordered to New Orleans, La., June 16; thence to Texas July. Duty at Green Lake and San Antonio till December. Mustered out December 14, 1865.
  • 58th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Princeton and Indianapolis, Ind., November 12 to December 22, 1861.
    March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 20. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 25, 1865.
  • 59th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Gosport and Indianapolis, Ind., February 11, 1862.
    Richmond, Va., April 29-May 19. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June, and there mustered out July 17, 1865.
  • 60th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
    Organized at Evansville and Indianapolis, Ind., February 19 to March 21, 1862.
    Veterans and Recruits transferred to 26th Indiana Infantry February 24. Regiment mustered out March 11, 1865.


For the rest of the infantry units, see:

- Indiana Civil War Union Units 61st through 124th
- Indiana Civil War Union Units 128th through 159th