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Kansas in the Civil War
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See ''[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/statewide/military/civilwar/adjutant/index2.html Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kansas, Vol. 1. - 1861-1865 ]and [http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/statewide/military/civilwar/adjutant/index3.html Vol. 1 Reprint. ]''
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For a list of officers commissioned by the President see [http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/statewide/military/civilwar/adjutant/i/kansas.html here].
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For a list of officers from Kansas commissioned in Regiments not belonging to the State see [http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/statewide/military/civilwar/adjutant/i/nonstate.html here].
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=== Regiments  ===
 
=== Regiments  ===
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*[[Post Battery, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas Artillery|Post Battery, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas Artillery]]
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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*[[1st Regiment, Kansas Infantry|1st Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
 
*[[1st Regiment, Kansas Infantry|1st Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[1st_Independent_Battery,_Kansas_Light_Artillery|1st Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
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*[[1st Regiment, Kansas Colored Infantry|1st Regiment, Kansas Colored Infantry]]
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:Organized at Fort Scott.
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:Mustered in as a Battalion January 13, 1863.
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:Designation of Regiment changed to 79th U.S. Colored Troops December 13, 1864.
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*[[1st Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery|1st Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
    
:Organized at Mound City July 24, 1861.  
 
:Organized at Mound City July 24, 1861.  
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*[[2nd_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[1st Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|1st Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Organized at Kansas City as 12th Kansas Infantry.
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's Invasion.  
:At Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, designation changed to 9th Kansas Infantry February 4, 1862, and to 2nd Cavalry March 5, 1862.  
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
:Mustered out August 17, 1865.
      
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*[[2nd_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Infantry ]](3 months, 1861)
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*[[2nd Regiment, Kansas Infantry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Lawrence for three months May, 1861.  
 
:Organized at Lawrence for three months May, 1861.  
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*[[2nd_Regiment,_Indian_Home_Guards,_Kansas_Infantry|2nd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[2nd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry|2nd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized on Big Creek and at Five-Mile Creek, Kansas, June 22 to July 18, 1862.  
 
:Organized on Big Creek and at Five-Mile Creek, Kansas, June 22 to July 18, 1862.  
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*[[2nd_Independent_Battery,_Kansas_Light_Artillery|2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
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*[[2nd Regiment, Kansas Colored Infantry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Colored Infantry]]
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:Organized at Fort Scott and Fort Leavenworth August 11 to October 17, 1863.
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:Designation of Regiment changed to 83rd U.S. Colored Troops (New), December 13, 1864.
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*[[2nd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to resist Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[2nd Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Kansas Cavalry ]]<br>Organized at Kansas City as 12th Kansas Infantry. <br>At Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, designation changed to 9th Kansas Infantry February 4, 1862, and to 2nd Cavalry March 5, 1862. <br>Mustered out August 17, 1865. <br>
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*[[2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery|2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
    
:Organized at Fort Scott.  
 
:Organized at Fort Scott.  
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*[[2nd_Independent_Battery,_Kansas_Light_Artillery_(Hopkins')|2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery (Hopkins')]]
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*[[2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery (Hopkins')|2nd Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery (Hopkins')]]
    
:Attached to 2nd Kansas Cavalry. See 3rd Battery.
 
:Attached to 2nd Kansas Cavalry. See 3rd Battery.
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*[[3rd_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|3rd Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[3rd Regiment, Kansas Infantry|3rd Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organization not completed.  
 
:Organization not completed.  
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*[[3rd_Regiment,_Indian_Home_Guards,_Kansas_Infantry|3rd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[3rd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry|3rd Regiment, Indian Home Guards, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Carthage, Mo., September 16, 1862.  
 
:Organized at Carthage, Mo., September 16, 1862.  
 
:Served unattached.  
 
:Served unattached.  
 
:Mustered out May 31, 1865.
 
:Mustered out May 31, 1865.
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*[[3rd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|3rd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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*[[4th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|4th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1296179022097_296" />
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*[[4th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|4th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organization not completed.  
 
:Organization not completed.  
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*[[4th_Independent_Battery,_Kansas_Light_Artillery|4th Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
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*[[4th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|4th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[4th Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery|4th Independent Battery, Kansas Light Artillery]]
    
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
 
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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*[[5th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|5th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[5th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|5th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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:Two Companies organized at Fort Scott. Attached to Lane's Kansas Brigade.
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:Operations in September and October 1861.
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:Discontinued and merged into other organizations.
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*[[5th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|5th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[5th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|5th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Leavenworth City July 12, 1861, to January 22, 1862.  
 
:Organized at Leavenworth City July 12, 1861, to January 22, 1862.  
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*[[6th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|6th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[6th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|6th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's Invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[6th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|6th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Fort Scott July, 1861.  
 
:Organized at Fort Scott July, 1861.  
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*[[6th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|6th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[6th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|6th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
 
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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*[[7th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[7th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|7th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth October 28, 1861.  
 
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth October 28, 1861.  
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*[[8th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Regiment organized for service in the State and along border August, 1861.  
 
:Regiment organized for service in the State and along border August, 1861.  
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*[[9th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|9th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[8th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|8th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[9th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|9th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[9th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|9th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth by consolidation of Independent Battalions, Squadrons and Detachments originally formed for other Regiments March 27, 1862.  
 
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth by consolidation of Independent Battalions, Squadrons and Detachments originally formed for other Regiments March 27, 1862.  
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*[[10th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|10th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[10th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|10th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Paola by consolidation of 3rd and 4th Kansas Infantry April 3, 1862.  
 
:Organized at Paola by consolidation of 3rd and 4th Kansas Infantry April 3, 1862.  
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*[[11th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|11th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*[[10th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|10th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[11th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|11th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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:Organized at Camp Lyon near Fort Leavenworth August 29 to September 14, 1862.
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:Regiment mounted and designation changed to 11th Kansas Cavalry April, 1863.
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*[[11th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|11th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry]]
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[11th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|11th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Kansas City April 1863, from 11th Kansas Infrantry.  
 
:Organized at Kansas City April 1863, from 11th Kansas Infrantry.  
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*[[12th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|12th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*[[12th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|12th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Paola September, 1862.  
 
:Organized at Paola September, 1862.  
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*[[13th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|13th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
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*12th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[13th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|13th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Atchison.  
 
:Organized at Atchison.  
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:Mustered out June 26, 1865.  
 
:Mustered out June 26, 1865.  
 
:Discharged at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., July 13, 1865.
 
:Discharged at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., July 13, 1865.
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*13th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*14th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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:Regiment organized at Fort Scott, December, 1863.  
 
:Regiment organized at Fort Scott, December, 1863.  
 
:Mustered out June 25, 1865.
 
:Mustered out June 25, 1865.
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*15th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service to resist Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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*[[16th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|16th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
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*16th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service to repel Price's Invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*[[16th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|16th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]
    
:Organized at Leavenworth City November, 1863, to May, 1864.  
 
:Organized at Leavenworth City November, 1863, to May, 1864.  
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*[[17th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|17th Regiment, Kansas Infantry ]](100 days, 1864)
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*[[17th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|17th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]
    
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth July 28, 1864, for 100 days.  
 
:Organized at Fort Leavenworth July 28, 1864, for 100 days.  
 
:Mustered out November 16, 1864.
 
:Mustered out November 16, 1864.
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*17th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*18th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
 
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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*19th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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*Abernathy's Company, Kansas Home Guards
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*20th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*21st Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to resist Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*22nd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.  
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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*Block's Company (Leavenworth Zouaves), Kansas Infantry
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*Leavenworth Colored Militia Infantry
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.  
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
    
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*Post Battery, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas Artillery
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*Leavenworth State Guard
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:Called into service October 9, 1864, to repel Price's invasion.
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:Disbanded October 29, 1864.
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*Abernathy's Company, Kansas Home Guards
    
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
 
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
    
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*Block's Company (Leavenworth Zouaves), Kansas Infantry
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
    
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*Unassigned Kansas Volunteers
 
*Unassigned Kansas Volunteers
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:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
 
:"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.
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