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Browsing named entities in William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington. You can also browse the collection for Springfield (Illinois, United States) or search for Springfield (Illinois, United States) in all documents.

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with. Still, in the Franco-Prussian war, in which the troops were armed with breech-loaders, there was no increase in the percentage of casualties. In fact, the old muzzleloaders loaders were capable of delivering a hotter fire than any body of troops could withstand. At Marye's Heights and Cemetery Ridge, the bravest of assaulting columns recoiled from their fire; breech-loaders could have done no more. There was a limit of punishment beyond which endurance would not go, and the old Springfield rifle was capable of inflicting it. But the figures of the Second Wisconsin, and of the other regiments as well, fail to show the full percentage of loss: the actual percentage was much larger. The figures given are based upon the total enrollment of the regiment, and necessarily include the non-combatants — the the musicians, teamsters, company cooks, officers' servants, Surgeon's assistants, and Quartermaster's men; also, the sick, the detailed men, and absentees of all kinds. If t
also, at Triune, Tenn.; Graysville, Ga.; Sherman's March to the Sea. notes.--Organized at Springfield September 7, 1861, and ordered to Kentucky in October, where it remained until February 14, 1 Present, also, at The Siege of Corinth, Miss.; Siege of Savannah. notes.--Mustered in at Springfield August 10, 1861. On the 13th it moved to Jefferson Barracks, Mo., and thence to Paducah, Ky.ege of Corinth, Miss.; Missionary Ridge, Tenn.; Bentonville, N. C. notes.--Organized at Springfield, Ill., in September, 1861. It was stationed at Cairo until February, 1862, when it embarked on boro; Lovejoy's Station; Spring Hill; Pulaski. notes.--Mustered in at Camp Butler, near Springfield, Ill., August 21, 1862. and ordered immediately on active duty in Kentucky. It assisted in coversburg, June 18, 1864. It was withdrawn from the field in February, 1865, and ordered to Springfield, Ill., where it was assigned to duty at the draft rendezvous. The regiment was mustered into th
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington, Chapter 14: the greatest battles of the war — list of victories and defeats — chronological list of battles with loss in each, Union and Confederate. (search)
76 Dec. 30 Parker's Cross Roads, Tenn 27 140 70 237 Dec. 31 Includes loss at Knob Gap, Dec. 26th; and at Jefferson Dec. 30th; also, losses Jan. 1, 2, 1863.Stone's River, Tenn 1,730 7,802 3,717 13,249 1863.             Jan. 7, 8 Springfield, Mo 14 146 5 165 Jan. 11 Hartsville, Mo 7 64 2 73 Jan. 11 Arkansas Post, Ark 134 898 29 1,061 Jan. 30 Deserted House, Va 23 108 12 143 Feb. 3 Fort Donelson, Tenn 14 54 10 78 March 4, 5 Thompson's Station, Tenn 48 247 1,151 1,446 Dec. 12-17 Kinston, Whitehall, N. C 71 268 400 739 Dec. 13 Fredericksburg, Va 596 4,068 651 5,315 Dec. 26-29 Chickasaw Bluffs, Miss 57 120 10 187 Dec. 31 Stone's River, Tenn 1,294 7,945 1,027 10,266 1863.             Jan. 2-11 Springfield; Hartsville, Mo 32 201 29 262 Jan. 30 Deserted House, Va 8 31 -- 39 March 5 Thompson's Station, Tenn 56 289 12 357 March 17 Kelly's Ford, Va 11 88 34 133 May 1 Magnolia Hills, Miss 68 380 384 832 May 1-4 Chancellorsville, V