21ST MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER INFANTRY
MAJOR ENGAGEMENTS

   The 21st Michigan Volunteer Infantry took part in a number of engagements during its service to the Union. These are identified below. Major engagements of the 21st Michigan are illustrated graphically here.

(1) Pursuit of Bragg to Crab Orchard, KY October 1 - 16, 1862
(2) Battle, Perryville, KY October 8, 1862
(3) March to Nashville, TN October 17 - November 2, 1862
(4) Advance on Murfreesboro, TN &
    Battle of Stone River
December 26 - 30, 1862

December 31, 1862 - January 3, 1863

Campaign in Middle Tennessee
(Tullahoma Campaign)
June 23 - July 7, 1863
(5) Occupation of Middle Tennessee,
Passage of the Cumberland Mountains, and Chickamauga, GA campaign
August 16 - September 22, 1863
(5) Battle, Chickamauga, GA September 19 - 20, 1863
(6) Siege, Chattanooga, TN November 23 - 27, 1863
(7) Expedition to Florence, AL September 28 - October 11, 1864
(8) Campaign against Savannah, GA
(Sherman's March to the Sea)
November 15 - December 10, 1864
(8) Siege, Savannah, GA December 10 - 21, 1864
Campaign of the Carolinas January 30 - April 26, 1865
(9) Battle, Averasboro, NC
(Taylor's Hole Creek, Smithville, Smiths Ferry, Black River)
March 16, 1865
(10) Battle, Bentonville, NC March 19 -21, 1865
(11) Occupation, Goldsborough, NC March 24, 1865
(12) Advance on Raleigh, NC April 10 - 14, 1865
(12) Occupation, Raleigh, NC April 14, 1865
(13) Surrender, Bennett's House,
Durham Station, NC
April 26, 1865

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