Battle Unit Details

UNION KENTUCKY VOLUNTEERS

54th Regiment, Kentucky Infantry

Overview:
Organized at New Castle, Ky., September, 1864. Attached to Military District of Kentucky and Dept. of Kentucky, to September, 1865.

Service:
Operating against guerrillas in Henry County, Ky., till December, 1864. Stoneman's Raid into Southwest Virginia December 10-29. Near Marion, Va., December 17-18. Saltsville, Va., December 20-21. Capture and destruction of salt works. Provost duty in country about Lexington, Ky., and operating against guerrillas till September, 1865. Mustered out September 1, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 1 Enlisted man killed and 29 Enlisted men by disease. Total 30.
Soldiers:
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