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64th Illinois Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, F

This unit was unattached infantry in Brig. Gen. Grenville M. Dodge's 2nd Division, Maj. Gen. Richard J. Oglesby's Left Wing, XVI Army Corps, District of Corinth and commanded by Lt. Col. John Morill.
Illinois Memorial
Illinois Memorial
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Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.