45th Wisconsin Infantry | Regimental History

All information on this page is from Dyer's reference. More detailed intro coming soon. If inforamation on this regiment is known, please contact me. All contributors will get acknowledged and linked to if applicable.


  • Organized at Madison, Wis., November 8, 1864.
  • Companies as organized ordered to Nashville, Tenn.
  • Attached to Post of Nashville, Tenn., Dept. of the Cumberland, to February, 1865.
  • 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 20th Army Corps, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865.
  • Post of Nashville, Dept. of the Cumberland, to July, 1865.


  • Garrison and guard duty at Nashville till July, 1865.
  • Battle of Nashville December 15-16.
  • Mustered out July 17, 1865.


  • Lost during service 34 by disease.