|8th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry|
Flag of the United States, 1861-1863
|Active||April 21, 1861 to August 6, 1861|
|Engagements||Battle of Rich Mountain|
The 8th Indiana Volunteer Infantry was organized at Indianapolis, Indiana on April 21, for a three month enlistment.
The regiment mustered out of service on August 6, 1861.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment lost 4 enlisted men killed in action or died of wounds and 3 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 7 fatalities.
- List of Indiana Civil War regiments
- The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
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