Hatch's Independent Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry




UNION MINNESOTA VOLUNTEERS


Hatch's Independent Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry


Organized at Fort Snelling and St. Paul, Minnesota Companies "A," "B," "C," "D" July 25 to September, 1863. Company "E" mustered August 31, 1864, and Company "F" mustered September 1, 1864.

Companies "A," "B," "C," "D" march to Pembina October 5-November 13, 1863, and frontier duty there till May, 1864. Moved to Fort Abercrombie May 5-16, 1864. Assigned to duty Companies "A" and "B" as garrison at Fort Abercrombie, Company "C" at Alexandria and Pomme de Terre. Company "D" on patrol duty from Fort Abercrombie to Pembina. Companies "E" and "F" on frontier duty.

Mustered out April 26 to June 22, 1866.


Battalion lost during service by disease 21.