United States Regiments & Batteries > Indiana

The 16th Indiana Infantry Regiment lost 1 enlisted man killed and 15 enlisted men to disease during its three months service in the Civil War. After the original regiment mustered out another 16th Indiana Regiment was formed for three years service and was assigned to the Western Theater.

May The 16th Indiana Infantry Regiment was organized at Richmond, Ind., for one year of service
July 23 Transferred to United States service and left State for Baltimore, Md.
July 28 Moved to Sandy Hook, Md. and duty at Pleasant Valley, Md. Attached to Abercrombie’s Brigade, Dept. of the Shenandoah
August 17 At Darnestown
October 21-24 Operations about Ball’s Bluff; Attached to Abercrombie’s Brigade, Banks’ Division, Army of the Potomac
October 22 Action at Goose Creek and near Edward’s Ferry
November Camp at Seneca Creek
December 2 At Frederick City
February 27 Moved to Harper’s Ferry, W. Va.
March 1 To Charleston. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Banks’ 5th Corps
March 10-12 March to Winchester
March 27 At Strasburg and operations in the Shenandoah Valley
April 2 Duty at Warrenton, Va. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Dept. of the Shenandoah
April 7 Reconnaissance to the Rappahannock River
May 12 Ordered to Washington, D.C.
May 14 The 16th Indiana Infantry Regiment mustered out