Union Army in the Civil War

Indiana Legion reports of brigade and regimental officers, 1st-4th brigades by Indiana. Adjutant General"s Office

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Reports to the Major-General, Brigadier General, etc.

Other titlesIndiana Legion reports of brigade and regimental officers, 1st-4th brigades.
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
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