Entered military service as a Corporal and mustered out as a Seargent with
26 IOWA INF.
UNION IOWA VOLUNTEERS
26th Regiment, Iowa Infantry
Organized at Clinton and mustered in September 30, 1862.
Assault on and capture of Fort Hindman.
Siege of Vicksburg.
Battle of Chattanooga.
Battle of Resaca.
Assault on Kenesaw, Nickajack Creek, Chattahoochie River.
Battle of Atlanta.
Siege of Savannah.
Battle of Bentonville, N. C.
Occupation of Raleigh, N.C.
Surrender of Johnston and his army.
March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond. Grand Review.
Mustered out June 6, 1865.
Regiment loss during service: 6 Officers and 70 Enlisted men killed and/or mortally wounded and 4 Officers and 513 Enlisted men due to disease. Total 293.
Created by: Row Walker
Record added: Apr 13, 2011
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