|148th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment|
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|Active||February 21, 1865 to September 5, 1865|
The 148th Illinois Infantry was organized at Camp Butler, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on February 21, 1865 for a one-year enlistment. The 148th served in garrisons and operated against guerillas, first at Tullahoma, Tennessee and alter along the line of the Nashville and Chattanooga Railroad.
The regiment was mustered out of service on September 5, 1865.
Total strength and casualtiesEdit
The regiment suffered 2 enlisted men killed in action or mortally wounded, and 1 officer and 70 enlisted men who died of disease for a total of 73 fatalities.
- ↑ http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilif10.htm#148th The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
- ↑ http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/f&s/148-fs.htm Illinois in the Civil War website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls
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