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Iowa 11th Volunteer Infantry, Company B (Union)

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Company mustered in on September 28th, 1861. Company mustered out of service on July 15th, 1865.

Notable Battles:

  • Shiloh fought on April 6th, 1862 near Shiloh, Tennessee (15 wounded, 1 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Battle of Corinth fought on October 3rd, 1862 near Corinth, Mississippi (5 wounded, 0 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Atlanta fought on July 22nd, 1864 near Atlanta, Georgia (6 wounded, 1 died, 5 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 141
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-08-23 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-10-01 (24 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-07-15 (29 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: English River, Iowa (18 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: New Providence, Iowa (10 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 15 -- Blundon, John
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Maddox, J D
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 24.2 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 22.5 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 29 (20%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 6 (4%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 29 (20%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 29 (20%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)