ILLINOIS in the CIVIL WAR

76th Illinois Infantry


History

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The 76th Infantry's Colonel Samuel T. Busey was appointed a Brevet Brigadier General in April, 1865. After his return home to Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois, Samuel and his brother Simeon established the Busey Brothers & Co. Bank, which operates today as the Busey Bank.

Specific References for this Unit

  1. see also Bibliography of State-Wide References
  2. see also US Army Military History Institute
  3. We stand by our colors! Company F. 76th Illinois Vol. Infantry Regiment. Company organized at Kankakee City, Illinois, August 15, '62 By Adjutant John F. Huntoon. I hereby certify that the following is a correct list of the names of Company F ... deposited in the office of the Adjutant General ... at Springfield, Ill. (Signed) George Cooper, Captain. 1863

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