1st Florida Volunteer Infantry

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1st Florida Volunteer Infantry (1898-1898) - Organized and mustered into the service of the United States at Tampa, May 20 to 25, with 48 officers and 956 enlisted men.

  • Assignments:
    • Assigned to Second Brigade, First Division, Seventh Army Corps, May 25
    • Assigned to First Brigade, Third Division, Fourth Army Corps, June 11
    • Transferred to Second Brigade, Second Division, Fourth Army Corps, July 24
    • Assigned to Independent Brigade, Fourth Army Corps, December 24
  • Movements:
    • Arrived at Fernandina, Fla., July 23
    • Left Fernandina August 23; arrived at Huntsville, Ala., August 25
    • Companies A, C, E, H, I, K, L, and M left Huntsville October 10; arrived at Tallahassee, Fla., October 11
    • Granted thirty days' furlough

Mustered out at Tallahassee December 3, 1898. Companies B, D, F, and G mustered out at Huntsville, Ala., January 27, 1899. Strength of regiment at muster-out, 48 officers and 1,135 enlisted men. Casualties while in service: Officers-died of disease,1. Enlisted men-died of disease, etc., 27; murdered, 2; deserted, 19.


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