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8th Illinois Cavalry

 

Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
  Maj. William H. Medill

 

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Division - Pleasonton's Cavalry Division
  Brigade - 2nd Brigade, Cavalry Division


Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #122: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 10 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #21: Cavalry Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #90: Second Brigade, Cavalry Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #121: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM

We have 8 individuals who were on the Maryland Campaign in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
CPvtMartin, Austin Died   10/15
ECaptKelley, Elisha SeeleyWIA   09/15     We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
FPvtBowes, George H.        We have some details for this person
FCaptLudlam, James Dennis        We have some details for this person
MPvtWaite, William Bruce        We have some details for this person
F&SColFarnsworth, John Franklin        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
F&SMajMedill, William H        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
UnkPvtSlater, J. Died   09/29

 

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