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The 1st Maine Infantry Battalion lost 40 men to disease during the Civil War.

1865
February and March Organized at Augusta and Portland from 21st, 24th, 25th and 26th Unassigned Companies of Infantry and Ordered to Summit Point, Va. Attached to 2nd Brigade, Dwight’s Division, Army of the Shenandoah
May 1 Moved from the Shenandoah Valley to Washington, D.C. and attached to 2nd Brigade, Dwight’s Division, Dept. of Washington
June 1 Moved to Savannah, Ga. and attached to Dwight’s Division, Dept. of the South
June 15 To Georgetown, S.C.
July 6-9 To Florence, S.C. Duty in Eastern South Carolina attached to 4th Sub-District, District of South Carolina, Dept. of the South
August 19 At Charleston
August 29 In 3rd Sub-District, Western South Carolina, Dept. of the South
1866
April 5 Mustered out