152nd Regiment Infantry



Field & Staff with Officers of Companies---Unassigned

     On the 20th of December, 1864, a call was made for eleven regiments of infantry to serve for one year, and recruiting rendevous were established at the headquarters of each of the District Provost Marshals, from which recruits were forwarded to the general rendevous at Indianapolis.  Chief recruiting officers were, also, appointed in each District whose exertions materially aided the recruitment of the regiments.  Subsequently five additional regiments for the same arm and term of service were called for, to be recruited in the same manner.  Under these calls the following organization was raised, mustered into service and sent to the field:

     The One hundred and Fifty-Second Regiment--Was recruited in the Tenth Congressional District, and was organized at Indianapolis, on the 16th of March, 1865, with Whedon W. Griswold as Colonel.  It left Indianapolis on the 18th for Harper's Ferry, Virginia, and on arriving there was assigned to duty with one of the provisional divisions of the Army of the Shenandoah.  It was stationed for a short time at Charlestown, Stevenson Station, and Summit Point, and then moved to Clarksburg, in Western Virginia, where it remained until its muster-out, on the 30th of August, 1865.  On the 1st of September it reached Indianapolis with seven hundred and seventy men and officers, where it was finally discharged.

Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in March 16, 1865. Left State for Harper's Ferry, W. Va., March 18. Duty at Charleston, Stevenson's Station, Summit Point and Clarksburg, W. Va., until August. Mustered out August 30, 1865.

Lost during service 49 by disease.

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