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Illinois 55th Infantry (Union)

Muster
  • Muster In Date:Oct 31, 1861
  • Muster Out Date:Aug 14, 1865
Other
  • Leaders:
    • Brigadier General David Stuart
    • Brigadier General Giles A. Smith
    • Brigadier General Joseph A. J. Lightburn
    • Brigadier General Morgan L. Smith
    • Brigadier General Morgan L. SmithBG Joseph A. J. Lightburn
    • Brigadier General Morgan Lewis Smith
    • Brigadier General William B. Hazen
    • Brigadier General William T. Sherman
    • Colonel David Stuart
    • Colonel James S. Martin
    • Colonel Oscar Malmborg
    • Colonel Theodore Jones
    • Colonel Thomas Kilby Smith
    • Lieutenant Colonel Oscar Malmborg
    • Major General Francis Preston Blair Jr.
Battles
Name
Start Date
End Date
Duration
Place
ColliervilleNov 3, 1863Nov 3, 1863< 1 dayShelby County, Tennessee
Chickasaw BayouDec 26, 1862Dec 29, 18623 day(s)Warren County, Mississippi
ShilohApr 6, 1862Apr 7, 18621 day(s)Hardin County, Tennessee
BentonvilleMar 19, 1865Mar 21, 18652 day(s)Bentonville, North Carolina
Ezra ChurchJul 28, 1864Jul 28, 1864< 1 dayFulton County, Georgia
Siege of CorinthApr 29, 1862May 30, 186231 day(s)Corinth, Mississippi
Champion HillMay 16, 1863May 16, 1863< 1 dayHinds County, Mississippi
Fort McAllisterMar 5, 1863Mar 5, 1863< 1 dayBryan County, Georgia
Kennesaw MountainJun 27, 1864Jun 27, 1864< 1 dayCobb County, Georgia
Snyder's BluffApr 29, 1863May 1, 18632 day(s)Warren County, Mississippi
VicksburgMay 18, 1863Jul 4, 186347 day(s)Vicksburg, Mississippi
ResacaMay 13, 1864May 16, 18643 day(s)Gordon County, Georgia; Whitfield County, Georgia
JonesboroughAug 31, 1864Sep 1, 18641 day(s)Clayton County, Georgia
AllatoonaOct 5, 1864Oct 5, 1864< 1 dayBartow County, Georgia
Arkansas PostJan 9, 1863Jan 11, 18632 day(s)Arkansas Post, Arkansas
DallasMay 27, 1864Jun 4, 18648 day(s)Paulding County, Georgia
AtlantaJul 22, 1864Jul 22, 1864< 1 dayFulton County, Georgia; DeKalb County, Georgia

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