Battle Unit Details

UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

8th Regiment, Illinois Infantry (3 months, 1861)

Overview:
Organized at Springfield, Ill., and mustered in for three months' service April 25, 1861. Moved to Cairo, Ill., and duty there till July, 1861. Expedition from Cairo to Little River June 22-23 (Cos. "B" and "C"). Mustered out July 25, 1861.

Regiment lost 3 by disease during service.
Soldiers:
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