95th Regiment, Illinois Infantry

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Brief History

The 95th Regiment, Illinois Infantry was organized at Rockford, Illinois, and mustered in September 4, 1862.  It moved to Meridian and Vicksburg, Mississippi and mustered out August 17, 1865. Recruits transferred to the 47th Illinois 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.


Other Sources


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