The 77th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry
an infantry regiment
that served in the Union Army
during the American Civil War
Regiment Illinois was organized at Peoria, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on September 3,
The regiment was discharged from service on July 10, 1865.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 2 officers and 66 enlisted men who were
killed in action or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 137 enlisted
men who died of disease, for a total of 206 fatalities.
- Colonel Charles Ballance - Declined
- Colonel David Grier - Mustered out with