Military Units formed in Connecticut

Thirty seven military units were formed in Connecticut including 3 black units with white officers. One of these, the 31st Infantry Regiment has no rosters available.

Two period regimental histories are available for the 9th and 21st Infantry Regiment are available. We have 32 Volumes available in our Historical Sketch and Roster series. Aside from this there is little else available for researching these men.

Military Units Formed in Connecticut

1st Infantry Regiment (3 months) - 972 men
1st Cavalry Regiment - 4096 men
1st Regiment Heavy Artillery - 5250 men
1st Battery Light Artillery - 388 men
2nd Regiment Heavy Artillery - 4178 men
2nd Battery Light Artillery - 319 men
2nd Infantry Regiment (3 months) - 904 men
3rd Battery Light Artillery - 874 men
3rd Infantry Regiment (3 months)
4th Infantry Regiment - 7 men
5th Infantry Regiment - 2969 men
6th Infantry Regiment - 2785 men
7th Infantry Regiment - 2976 men
8th Infantry Regiment - 2674 men
9th Infantry Regiment - 2176 men
10th Infantry Regiment - 2781 men
11th Infantry Regiment - 3900 men
12th Infantry Regiment - 2167 men
13th Infantry Regiment - 2635 men
14th Infantry Regiment - 3513 men
15th Infantry Regiment - 2453 men
16th Infantry Regiment - 1556 men
17th Infantry Regiment - 1572 men
18th Infantry Regiment - 1763 men
19th Infantry Regiment - No rosters on file
20th Infantry Regiment - 1860 men
21st Infantry Regiment - 1549 men
22nd Infantry Regiment - 1179 men
23rd Infantry Regiment - 1023 men
24th Infantry Regiment - 850 men
25th Infantry Regiment - 965 men
26th Infantry Regiment - 958 men
27th Infantry Regiment - 1066 men
28th Infantry Regiment - 830 men
29th Infantry Regiment (African Descent) - 1609 men
30th Infantry Regiment (African Descent) - No rosters on file
31st Infantry Regiment - No rosters on file
Garrison Guards, Connecticut Infantry - 66 men
Unassigned Connecticut - 140 men
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