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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Wisconsin Military Records|Wisconsin Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Wisconsin in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]8th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry  
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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Wisconsin Military Records|Wisconsin Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Wisconsin in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]8th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry''
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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
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Organized at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered in September 13, 1861. Mustered out at Demopolis, Alabama, September 5, 1865. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===

Revision as of 15:11, 25 January 2011

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

Organized at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered in September 13, 1861. Mustered out at Demopolis, Alabama, September 5, 1865. [1]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin[edit | edit source]

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.



Other Sources[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).