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17th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry

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added companies and counties
*Fairfield Company (Captain James L. Armstrong) - many men from Bedford County
*Captain W. A. Landis Company - many men from Bedford and Lincoln County
*Seventeenth Regiment of Tennessee Infantry*Organized June 11, 1861*Company C (Captain R. C. Williams) - many men from Marshall County*Company F ( Captain R. P. Hunter) - many men from Marshall County*Company H (Captain R. H. McCrary) - many men from Marshall County*Reorganized May 8, 1862*Company C (Captain J. C. Davis)*Company F (Captain J. C. Cooper*Company H (Captain G. H. Owen*&nbsp;The information above is from Goodspeeds History of Tennessee, Vol 8. *  Comapny D (Captain Thomas H. Finch) Company E ( Captain A. S. Marks)  Company I ( Captain James Engle)  The above information is from ''TheGoodspeed Histories'', Vol 6. [[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier or sailor. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in&nbsp;'Tennessee in the Civil War' and 'United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865' (see below). <br>
*National Park Service, [ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>

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