50th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry

Organized at Seymour, Ind., and mustered in September 12, 1861. Moved to New
Albany, Ind., October 25; thence to Bardstown, Ky., December 25. Attached to
15th Brigade, 4th Division, Army of the Ohio, to June 1862. Unassigned Railroad
 Guard, Army of the Ohio, to September 1862. District of Louisville, Ky., Dept. of the
Ohio, to November 1862. District of Jackson, Tenn., 13th Army Corps (Old), Dept. 
of the Tennessee, to December 1862. 2nd Brigade, District of Jackson, Tenn., 16th 
Army Corps, to March 1863. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 16th Army Corps, to August 
1863. True's Brigade, Arkansas Expedition, to January 1864. Unassigned, 2nd 
Division, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to April 1864. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 
7th Army Corps, to February 1865. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 13th Army Corps (New),
Military Division West Mississippi, to April, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 16th
Army Corps, Military Division West Mississippi, to May 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty at Bardstown, Ky., till February, 1862. Advance on Bowling
Green, Ky., and Nashville, Tenn., February 10-March 3. Guard duty along
Nashville & Chattanooga Railroad till September 1862. Operations against
Morgan July 4-28. Near Edgefield Junction August 20 (Detachment). Pilot Knob
August 20. Siege of Munfordville, Ky., September 14-17 (Cos. "A," "B," "D,"
"F" and "H"). Captured September 17. Paroled and sent to Indianapolis, Ind.,
and duty there till November. Moved to Jackson, Tenn., November 1-10.
Operations against Forest in West Tennessee December 18, 1862, to January 3,
1863. Huntington December 29-30. Parker's Cross Roads, near Jackson,
December 30. Clarksburg December 20 (Detachment). Red Mound (or Parker's)
Cross Roads December 31. Duty at Jackson, Collierville and Memphis, Tenn.,
till August 1863. Moved to Helena, Ark., August 28. Steele's Expedition to
Little Rock September 1-10. Bayou Fourche and capture of Little Rock
September 10. Garrison duty at Lewisburg, Ark., till March 1864. Re-enlisted
March 2, 1864. Steele's Expedition to Camden March 23-May 3. Antoine and
Terre Noir Creek April 2. Prairie D'Ann April 9-12. Camden April 15. Liberty
Post office April 15-16. Camden April 16-18. Red Mound April 17. Jenkins'
Ferry, Saline River, April 30. Duty at Little Rock till July. Non-Veterans
till December. Veterans absent on furlough July-August. Duty at Little Rock
till January 1865. Carr's Expedition to Saline River January 22-February 4.
Moved to Mobile Point, Ala., February 1865. Campaign against Mobile and its
defenses March 17-April 12. Siege of Spanish Fort and Fort Blakely March
26-April 8. Assault and capture of Fort Blakely April 9. Capture of Mobile
April 12. Whistler's Station April 13. March to Montgomery April 13-22.
Consolidated with 52nd Indiana Infantry May 25, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 3 Officers and 54 Enlisted men killed and
mortally wounded and 3 Officers and 158 Enlisted men by disease. Total 218.

Source - "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" 
by Frederick H. Dyer
Copyright, 1908

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