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*Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/officers/20th_in_light_battery_officers.pdf Roster]
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*Officer and Non-Commissioned Office - see Roster  
*Twentieth Battery - many men from&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Marion_County,_Indiana Marion],[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Porter_County,_Indiana Porter], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Hamilton_County,_Indiana Hamilton], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Kosciusko_County,_Indiana Kosciusko], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Montgomery_County,_Indiana Montgomery], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Putnam_County,_Indiana Putnam], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Jay_County,_Indiana Jay,] [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Decatur_County,_Indiana Decatur], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Shelby_County,_Indiana Shelby,] and [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Wayne_County,_Indiana Wayne&nbsp;]Counties - see [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/soldiers/20th_in_light_battery_soldiers.pdf Roster ]on page 760-763
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*Five&nbsp;Battery - many men from&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Wayne_County,_Indiana &nbsp;]Counties - see Roster on page 760-763
  
The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 20th Indiana Light Battery, on CIVIL WAR INDEX [http://www.civilwarindex.com/armyin/20th_in_light_battery.html web site]. (accessed 05 Feb 2011 2011)  
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The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 20th Indiana Light Battery, on CIVIL WAR INDEX web site. (accessed 05 Feb 2011 2011)
  
 
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=== Other Sources  ===

Revision as of 03:22, 9 February 2011

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Brief History

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

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 - many men from  Counties - see Roster on page 760-763

The Battery with their counties and their rosters are on the 20th Indiana Light Battery, 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 20th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery.
  • Wikipedia (accessed 13 Dec 2010) article on the 20th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery.

References