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11th Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment
Flag of Iowa
Iowa state flag
Country United States
Branch Infantry
Allegiance Union
Service history
Active September 28, 1861 to July 15, 1865
Battles Battle of Shiloh
Second Battle of Corinth
Battle of Port Gibson
Battle of Raymond
Battle of Champion's Hill
Battle of Big Black River
Siege of Vicksburg
Battle of Atlanta
March to the Sea

The 11th Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.


The 11th Iowa Infantry was organized at Davenport, Iowa and mustered into Federal service between September 28 and October 18, 1861.

The regiment was mustered out on July 15, 1865.

Total strength and casualtiesEdit

Total enrollment was 1297. The regiment lost 5 officers and 86 enlisted men who were killed in action or who died of their wounds and 2 officers and 166 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 259 fatalities.[1] 234 were wounded.


  • Colonel Abraham M. Hare
  • Colonel William Hall
  • Colonel John C. Abercrombie[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
  2. Iowa Genweb Iowa in the Civil War Project after Logan, Guy E., Roster and Record of Iowa Troops In the Rebellion, Vol. 1


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