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• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/65th_Illinois_Volunteer_Infantry_Regiment Wikipedia], (accessed 30 Dec 2010) article on the 65th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.<br>  
 
• [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/65th_Illinois_Volunteer_Infantry_Regiment Wikipedia], (accessed 30 Dec 2010) article on the 65th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.<br>  
  
• [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf5.htm#65th The Civil War Archive]. (accessed 30 Dec 2010) Brief history of the 65th Regiment Infantry (Scotch Regiment). <br><br>
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• [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unilinf6.htm#65th The Civil War Archive]. (accessed 30 Dec 2010) Brief history of the 65th Regiment Infantry (Scotch Regiment). <br><br>
  
 
=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
 
=== <br>Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===

Revision as of 17:42, 30 December 2010

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Brief History

The 65th Regiment, Illinois, Infantry was organized at Camp Douglas, Chicago, Illinois, and mustered in May 1, 1862. The regiment mustered out on July 13 and was discharged at Chicago, Illinois, on July 26. 1865.

For more information on the history of the 65th Regiment, Illinois Infantry (Scotch Regiment), see the following:

Wikipedia, (accessed 30 Dec 2010) article on the 65th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

The Civil War Archive. (accessed 30 Dec 2010) Brief history of the 65th Regiment Infantry (Scotch Regiment).


Companies in this Regiment with County 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.


Other Sources


Illinois