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130th Indiana Regiment Infantry - Regiment History

Courtesy of http://www.civilwarindiana.com

Company A Roster


Basic History

    Organized at Kokomo, Ind., December, 1863, to March, 1864. Mustered in March 12, 1864.
    Left State for Nashville, Tenn., March 16. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 23rd Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, to June, 1864.
    4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 23rd Army Corps, to August, 1864. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 23rd Army Corps, to December, 1864.
    2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 23rd Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, to February, 1865, and Dept. of North Carolina to August,1865.
    Dept. of North Carolina to December, 1865.

Detailed Service

1864

  • March to Charleston, Tenn., April 5-24, 1864. Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Campaign May 1 to September 8. Demonstrations on Dalton, Ga., May 8-13. Rocky Faced Ridge May 8-11. Battle of Resaca May 14-15. Movement on Dallas May 18-25. Operations on Pumpkin Vine Creek and battles about Dallas, New Hope Church and Allatoona Hills May 25-June 5.
  • Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. Lost Mountain June 15-17. Muddy Creek June 17. Noyes Creek June 19. Assault on Kenesaw June 27.
  • Nickajack Creek July 2-5. Ruff's Mills July 3-4. Chattahoochie River July 5-17. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25.
  • Utoy Creek August 5-7. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 25-30.
  • Lovejoy Station September 2-6. Operations against Hood in North Georgia and North Alabama September 29-November 3.
  • Nashville Campaign November-December. In front of Columbia November 24-27. Centreville November 27. Battle of Franklin November 30.
  • Battle of Nashville December 15-16. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River December 17-28. At Clifton, Tenn., till January 15, 1865.
  • Movement to Washington, D.C.; thence to Morehead City, N. C., January 15-February 24.
  • Campaign of the Carolinas March 1-April 26. Advance on Kinston and Goldsboro March 1-21. Battle of Wise's Forks March 6-8. Kinston March 14. Occupation of Goldsboro March 21.
  • Advance on Raleigh April 10-14. Occupation of Raleigh April 14. Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army.
  • Duty at Charlotte, N. C., May 8 to December 2. Mustered out December 2, 1865.

Losses

Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 36 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 146 Enlisted men by disease. Total 185.




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