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49th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment
Flag of Wisconsin
Wisconsin flag
Country United States
Branch Infantry
Allegiance Union
Service history
Active December 24, 1864 to November 8, 1865
Battles None
Commanders
Insignia

The 49th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

ServiceEdit

The 49th Wisconsin was organized at Camp Randall in Madison, Wisconsin and mustered into federal service between February 8, 1865 and March 6, 1865.[1] It left the state on March 8, 1865 and was assigned to duty in western Missouri. Companies B, C, and D were mustered out on November 1, 1865, and the remaining companies were mustered out on November 8, 1865.[2]

CasualtiesEdit

The 49th Wisconsin suffered 54 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 54 fatalities.[3]

ColonelsEdit

  • Col. Samuel Fallows[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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