11th Illinois Cavalry
This unit was attached to Col. Bazil D. Meek's 4th Brigade of Col. John K. Mizner's Cavalry Division and was commanded by Maj. Otto Funke. The unit was headquartered at LaGrange, TN.
Did You Know?
The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.