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The 18th Kansas Militia Infantry was an infantry regiment that
                                                                                             18th Regiment Kansas Militia Infantry
served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
                                                                                      Active             October 9, 1864 to October 29, 1864
       Contents                                                                       Country            United States
 1 Service                                                                            Allegiance         Union
 2 Detailed service                                                                   Branch             Infantry
 3 Commander                                                                          Engagements        Battle of Little Blue River
 4 See also
 5 References


Service
The 18th Kansas Militia Infantry was called into service on October 9, 1864. It was disbanded on October 29, 1864.

Detailed service
The unit was called into service to defend Kansas against Price's Raid. The regiment saw action at Little Blue, October 21.

Commander
      Colonel Matthew Quigg

See also
      List of Kansas Civil War Units
      Kansas in the Civil War                                                                                          American Civil War portal

                                                                                                                       Kansas portal
References
      Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion (Des Moines, IA: Dyer Pub. Co.), 1908.
Attribution
         This article contains text from a text now in the public domain: Dyer, Frederick H. (1908). A Compendium of the War of
      the Rebellion. Des Moines, IA: Dyer Publishing Co.

  V   · T· E·                                                    Kansas in the American Civil War
                          Kansas–Nebraska Act · Bleeding Kansas · Sacking of Lawrence · Pottawatomie Massacre ·
                Pre-War
                          Battle of Black Jack · Battle of Osawatomie · Marais des Cygnes massacre · Wakarusa War ·
  September 1861          Battle of Dry Wood Creek · Sacking of Osceola ·

        August 1863       Lawrence Massacre · General Order No. 11 (1863) ·

       October 1863       Battle of Fort Blair ·

       October 1864       Battle of Marais des Cygnes · Battle of Mine Creek ·



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