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1850 Fort Clark Garrison Census
1883 Pensioners on the Roll
War of 1812
18 June 1812 – 17 February 1815
Veterans Living in County
April 25, 1845 to February 2, 1848
Cause, War, Resolution
The first major event in Boone County military history was the Civil War.
In the spring of 1861, the War Department made a call for volunteers.
Iowa was asked to provide one regiment, which it exceeded by nine regiments.
By the end of the war, Iowa had furnished 48 infantry regiments, and nine calvary regiments.
Call for Volunteers/Units
GAR Post Locations
Regiments with Names of Soldiers from 1880 History
GAR State Encampment 1906
12th Iowa Infantry Co. K. Age 32. Residence Boone County, nativity New York.
Enlisted Nov. 4, 1864. Mustered Nov. 4, 1864. Died April 9, 1865, Mound City, Ill.
Buried in Mound City National Cemetery, Illinois.
Iowa in the Civil War Special Project (Offsite)
World War I
Iowa in the Great War Special Project (Offsite)
World War II
Gold Star Honor Wall
Iowa in World War II Special Project (Offsite)
Iowa Army National Guard
National Archives and Record Administration