13th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment

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13th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
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Wisconsin flag
Active October 17, 1861, to November 24, 1865
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry

The 13th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.


The 13th Wisconsin was raised at Janesville, Wisconsin, and mustered into federal service October 17, 1861.

The regiment was mustered out on November 24, 1865, at San Antonio, Texas.


Graves markers for over a dozen members of the 13th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry who died of typhoid in 1862, at Pioneer Cemetery in Lawrence, KS (2018).

The 13th Wisconsin suffered 5 enlisted men killed in action or who later died of their wounds, plus another 188 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 193 fatalities.[1]


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