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Sturges (Illinois) Rifles Infantry


Commanding Officer at Antietam:
  James Steel


This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Brigade - Headquarters Guard, Army of the Potomac

On the Antietam Campaign

The Regiment was not at Sharpsburg on the 17th. It had been detailed to the defenses of Washington DC since September 7th.

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--CaptSteel, James         We have some details for this person


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