10th Kansas Militia Infantry Regiment

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10th Kansas Infantry Regiment (Militia)
Active October 9–29, 1864
Disbanded October 29, 1864
Country  United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry
Type Militia
Size Regiment
Engagements

American Civil War

Commanders
Colonel William Pennock

The 10th Kansas Infantry Regiment was a militia infantry regiment from Kansas that served in the Union Army between October 9 and October 29, 1864, during the American Civil War.

Service[edit]

The regiment was called into service on October 9, 1864, to defend Kansas from Major General Sterling Price and his men,[1] it saw action at Byram's Ford, Big Blue, Westport, Mine Creek, Little Osage River and Marias des Cygnes after pursuing Price. On October 29, 1864, it was disbanded.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Dyer (1959), Volume 3. p. 1,188.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Dyer, Frederick H. (1959). A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. New York and London. Thomas Yoseloff, Publisher. LCCN 59-12963.