92nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry

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Brief History

The 92nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Rockford, Illinois, and mustered in September 4, 1862.  It mustered out at Concord, North Carolina, June 21, and discharged at Chicago, Illinois, July 10, 1865.

For more information on the history of the 92nd Regiment, Illinois Infantry, see the following:

  • Wikipedia, (accessed 6 January 2011) article on the 92nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.
  • Civil War Archive. (accessed 6 Jan 2011) Brief history of the 92nd Regiment Infantry.



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.


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