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Illinois 50th Infantry, Company H (Union)

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Company mustered in on September 12th, 1861. Company mustered out of service on July 13th, 1865.

Company was also known as:

  • Company H, Illinois Blind Half-Hundred (Union)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 128
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-05-24 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-09-30 (63 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-07-13 (37 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: Brown County, Illinois (56 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Long, James Henry
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 23 -- Fullinwider, John C (Second Lieutenant;First Lieutenant;Corporal)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 19.4 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 19.5 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 4 (3%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 2 (1%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 18 (13%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 20 (15%)

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

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