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Louisiana 2nd Infantry (Union)

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Regiment mustered in on October 19th, 1862. Regiment mustered out of service on June 6th, 1863.

Notable Battles:

  • Vicksburg fought on May 18th, 1863 - July 4th, 1863 near Vicksburg, Mississippi
  • Port Hudson fought on May 21st, 1863 - July 9th, 1863 near East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana; East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
  • Plains Store fought on May 21st, 1863 near East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
  • Second Sabine Pass fought on September 8th, 1863 near Jefferson County, Texas
  • Mansfield fought on April 8th, 1864 near DeSoto Parish
  • Pleasant Hill fought on April 9th, 1864 near Desoto Parish, Louisiana; Sabine Parish, Louisiana
  • Yellow Bayou fought on May 18th, 1864 near Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana

Louisiana, United States of America

Field Officers

Colonel Charles J. Paine

Colonel Edward P. Chapin

Major General Christopher C. Augur