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SIXTEENTH IOWA INFANTRY

Comprised of 919 officers and men, 62 were killed, 255 died, 211 were discharged, 311 were wounded, 14 were missing, 257 were captured and 29 were transferred.

Mustered into service of the United States at Davenport, Dec. 10, 1861.

Mustered out July 19, 1865 at Louisville.

Colonel Alexander Chambers

Lieut. Colonel A.H.Sanders; Davenport

Major William Purcell, Muscatine

Engagements:

Shiloh, Siege of Corinth, Iuka, Corinth, Kenesaw Mountain, Nickajack Creek and the various battles around Atlanta; in Sherman's campaigns and those in the Carolinas.

Co A-Clinton Co. with men from Scott Co. as follows:

Addison H. Sanders, Lt. Colonel

George E. McCosh, Adjutant

Henry Lefeldt, Sergeant Major

Privates:

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