Civil War Wiki
10th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry (3 Month)
Illinois flag
Active April 29, 1861 to July 29, 1861
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry

The 10th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.


The 10th Illinois Infantry was mustered into state service at Dixon, Illinois on April 21, 1861 and mustered into Federal service on May 24, 1861 for a three month enlistment.

The regiment remained in garrison at Cairo, Illinois and was mustered out on July 29, 1861.

Total strength and casualties[]

The regiment suffered 4 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 4 fatalities.[1]


See also[]

  • List of Illinois Civil War Units
  • Illinois in the American Civil War


  1. The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
  2. Illinois in the Cvil war website after Illinois Adjutant General's muster rolls