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
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