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Kentucky 1st Infantry (Union)

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Regiment mustered in on June 27th, 1864. Regiment mustered out of service on January 10th, 1865.

Notable Battles:

  • Skirmish at Gauley Bridge, West Virginia fought on August 28th, 1861
  • Camp Wild Cat fought on October 21st, 1861 near Laurel County, Kentucky, Kentucky
  • Shiloh fought on April 6th, 1862 - April 7th, 1862 near Hardin County, Tennessee
  • Siege of Corinth fought on April 29th, 1862 - May 30th, 1862
  • Perryville fought on October 8th, 1862 near Perryville, Kentucky
  • Stones River fought on December 31st, 1862 near Murfreesboro
  • Skirmish at Graysville, Georgia fought on September 10th, 1863
  • Chickamauga fought on September 19th, 1863 - September 20th, 1863 near Catoosa County, Georgia; Walker County, Georgia
  • Chattanooga Campaign fought on November 23rd, 1863 - November 25th, 1863

Kentucky, United States of America

Field Officers

27 guns k-0 w-0 m-0 = 0

2nd Kentucky Cavalry : Ltc Thomas Cochran

Brigadier General Charles Cruft

Brigadier General John M. Palmer

Brigadier General Mahlon D. Manson

Brigadier General William Nelson

Brigadier General William Sooy Smith

Colonel David A. Enyart

Colonel David Enyart

Colonel Sanders D. Bruce

Colonel Thomas D. Sedgewick until 30 May


Lieutenant Colonel Alva R. Hadlock

Lieutenant Colonel David A. Enyart

Major General John M. Palmer

Major General William "Bull" Nelson