United States Regiments & Batteries > Wisconsin

The 36th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment lost 7 officers and 150 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 3 officers and 182 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.


Organized at Madison, Wis.
March 23 Mustered in
May 10 Ordered to Washington, D.C.
May 12-18 Marched to Spotsylvania Court House and attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac.
May 18-21 Battle of Spotsylvania Court House
May 23-26 North Anna River
May 26-28 On line of the Pamunkey
May 28-31 Totopotomoy
June 1 Bethesda Church
June 1-12 Battle of Cold Harbor
June 16-18 Assault on Petersburg
June 16 to April 2 Siege of Petersburg
June 22-23 Weldon Railroad
July 27-29 Demonstration north of the James River
July 27-28 Deep Bottom
August 13-20 Demonstration north of the James at Deep Bottom
August 14-18 Strawberry Plains
August 25 Ream’s Station
October 27-28 Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher’s Run


February 5-7 Dabney’s Mills, Hatcher’s Run
March 25 Watkins’ House
March 28-April 9 Appomattox Campaign
March 29 Hatcher’s Run
March 30-31 Boydton Plank Road and White Oak Road
March 31 Crow’s House
April 2 Fall of Petersburg
April 3-9 Pursuit of Lee
April 6 Sailor’s Creek
April 7 High Bridge and Farmville
April 9 Appomattox Court House. Surrender of Lee and his army.
May 2-12 Moved to Washington, D.C.
May 23 Grand Review
June 17 Moved to Louisville, Ky.
July 12 Mustered out