House April 9.
Surrender of Lee and his army.
Duty at Richmond till August, and at Norfolk, Va., till December.
Mustered out December 6 and Discharged at Chicago, Ill., December 16, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 12 Officers and 129 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 130 Enlisted men by disease.
40th Illinois Regiment Infantry.
Organized at Springfield, Ill., and mustered in August 10, 1861.
Moved to Jefferson Barracks, Mo., August 13, 1861, thence to Bird's Point, Mo., August 30, and to Paducah, Ky., September 8.
Attached to District of Paducah, Ky., to March, 1862.
1st Brigade, 5th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to May, 1862.
2nd Brigade, 5th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to July, 1862.
2nd Brigade, 5th Division, District of Memphis, Tenn., to November, 1862.
2nd Brigade, District of Memphis, Right Wing 13th Army Corps (Old), Dept. of the Tennessee, November, 1862.
1st Brigade, 1st Division, 13th A
2nd Corps, Army of Virginia, to August, 1862.
1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Virginia, to September, 1862.
1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 12th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to October, 1863, and Army of the Cumberland, to April, 1864.
1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 20th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to June, 1865.
3rd Brigade, Bartlett's Division, 22nd Corps, Dept. of Washington, to July, 1865.
Duty at Sandy Hook, opposite Harper's Ferry, till August 13, 1861.
Moved to Point of Rocks, Md., and guard frontier from Nolan's Ferry to Antietam Aqueduct.
Pritchard's Mills, Va., September 15 (Cos.
B, D, I ).
Point of Rocks September 24.
Knoxville October 2.
Bolivar Heights October 16 (Cos.
A, D, F, G ).
Nolan's Ferry October 30.
Berlin November 10.
Point of Rocks December 19.
Crossed Potomac February 24-25.
Operations in Loudoun County, Va., February 25-May 6.
Occupation of Bolivar Heights February 26.