The 3rd Wisconsin
was an infantry regiment
served in the Union Army
American Civil War
Wisconsin assembled at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and mustered into Federal service on June 19, 1861.
regiment participated in the Grand Review of the Armies on
May 24, 1865, and then
mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky, on July 18, 1865.
Total enlistments and casualties
The 3rd Wisconsin Infantry initially mustered 979 men and later
recruited an additional 940 men, for a total of 1919 men.The
regiment lost 9 officers and 158 enlisted men killed in action or
who later died of their wounds, plus another 2 officers and 113
enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 282