Indiana Civil War Cavalry Union Units

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The information in this list of Indiana Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

  • 1st Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Evansville, Ind., and mustered in August 20, 1861
    Ordered to Indiana June, 1865, and mustered out at Indianapolis, Ind., July 3, 1865.
  • 3rd Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Right Wing (Cos. "A," "B," "C," "D," "E" and "F") organized at Madison, Ind., August 22, 1861, for 1st Cavalry.
    (Louisville, Ky.) Mustered out August 7, 1865.
  • 4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in August 22, 1862.
    Duty at Macon till May and at Nashville and Edgefield, Tenn., till June. Mustered out June 29, 1865.
  • 6th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., February 23, 1863, from the 71st Indiana Infantry. Company "L" organized September 1, 1863.
    Non-Veterans mustered out June 17, 1865. Regiment mustered out September 15, 1865.
  • 8th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., as 39th Regiment Infantry, August 29, 1861
    Mustered out July 20, 1865. Dismounted detachment left in Tennessee. Pulaski December 25-26.
  • 10th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Columbus, Vincennes, Terre Haute, New Albany and Indianapolis, Ind., December 30, 1863, to April 30, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., August 31, 1865.
  • 11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Lafayette, Kokomo and Indianapolis, Ind., November 10, 1863, to April 2, 1864.
    March to Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, September 1-11, and there mustered out September 19, 1865.
  • 12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Kendallville, Ind., and Michigan City, Ind., December 10, 1863, to April 28, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., November 10, 1865.
  • 13th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry
    Organized at Indianapolis, Kokomo and New Albany, Ind., December 23, 1863, to April 29, 1864.
    Mustered out at Vicksburg, Miss., November 18, 1865.