Monday, March 24, 2014

150th Illinois Infantry

Organized at Camp Butler, Ill., and mustered in for 1 year's service February 14, 1865. Moved to Bridgeport, Ala., February 18-27, 1865. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 2nd Separate Division, District of the Etowah, Dept. of the Cumberland, to July, 1865. Dept. of Georgia to January, 1866.

SERVICE. – Garrison duty at Bridgeport, Ala., at Forts 3 and 4 and Block Houses on Nashville & Chattanooga R. R. from Bridgeport, Ala., to Chattanooga, Tenn., till March 24, 1865. Moved to Cleveland, Tenn., March 24-25. To Dalton, Ga., May 2-3, and duty there till July 7. (Left Wing at Spring Place till July 1.) Moved to Atlanta July 7-8, thence to Griffin, Ga., August 14. Duty in 2nd Sub-District, District of Allatoona, till December, 1865. Cos. "A" and "E" at Griffin. Co. "D" at LaGrange, Co. "C" at West Point, Co. "F" at Newnan, Cos. "B" and "G" at Atlanta, "Co. "K" at Greenville, Co. "H" at Franklin, and Co. "I" at Atlanta. Assigned to District of Atlanta December 31. Mustered out January 16, 1866. Regiment lost during service by disease 58.

SOURCE: Frederick H. Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, p. 1102

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