128th Illinois Infantry Detachment
This unit was attached to Col. George E. Waring's Post of Columbus, KY of Brig. Gen. Alexander Asboth's 6th Division, District of Columbus (KY), Maj. Gen. Stephen A. Hurlbut's XVI Army Corps and was commanded by Lt. William A. Lemma.
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On hearing the news of Vicksburg's surrender, President Lincoln declared, "The Father of Waters again goes unvexed to the sea."