1st Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry
1st Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry (1898-1898) - Organized and mustered into the service of the United States at Quonsett Point, R. I., May 10 to 17, 1898, with 46 officers and 958 enlisted men.
- Assigned to Third Brigade, Second Division, Second Army Corps, May 28
Mustered out of the service of the United States at Columbia, S. C., March 30, 1899, with 45 officers and 1,039 enlisted men. Casualties while in service: Officers-none. Enlisted men-died of disease, 11; killed by accident, 1; deserted, 89.
- Correspondence Relating to the War with Spain, Center for Military History, U.S. Army, Vol 1
- The Organization of the Army during the Spanish-American War, page 509
- Organization of Volunteers, page 581