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First Regiment Michigan Engineers

 
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 20, 2016
1. First Regiment Michigan Engineers Marker
Inscription.
Rendezvoused at Camp Owen, Marshall, Michigan
Mustered October 29, 1861
Regimental Organization twelve companies 150 men each
Total enrollment during war 2920 men
Served in
Thbe Army of the Ohio, Army of the Cumberland, Army of the Tennessee
Engaged at Mill Springs, KY. Corinth, Miss. LaVergne, Tenn.
Chattanooga, Tenn. Farmington, Miss. Perryville, KY. Browns Ferry, Tenn.
Siege of Atlanta Sherman's March to the Sea
Savannah, Ga. Goldsboro, N.C. Bentonville, N.C.
Grand Review at Washington
Regiment disbanded at Jackson, Michigan October 1, 1865

 
Location. 42° 44.04′ N, 84° 33.249′ W. Marker is in Lansing, Michigan, in Ingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Capitol Avenue and Ottawa Street on Capitol Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lansing MI 48933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan (here, next to this marker); First Michigan Sharpshooters (within shouting distance of this marker); Austin Blair (within shouting distance of this marker); Michigan State Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); Michigan State Capitol / Michigan's Three Capitols
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 20, 2016
2. First Regiment Michigan Engineers Marker
Plaque 2 - Senior Officers
(within shouting distance of this marker); Central United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lansing Labor Holiday (within shouting distance of this marker); Freedom Patriotism Humanity (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lansing.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 20, 2016
3. First Regiment Michigan Engineers Marker
Plaque 3 - Veteran Association 1912
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 20, 2016
4. First Regiment Michigan Engineers Marker
Plaque 4 - Junior Officers
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By Bill Pfingsten, November 20, 2016
5. First Regiment Michigan Engineers Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 25, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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