|2nd Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Cavalry|
|Active||September 1, 1861, to July 19, 1865|
|Engagements||Siege of Vicksburg|
Siege of Jackson
Battle of Egypt Station
The 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry was organized at Milwaukee, Wisconsin between December 30, 1861, and March 10, 1862.
The 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry initially recruited 1,127 officers and men. An additional 998 men were recruited as replacements, for a total of 2,125 men.
The regiment suffered 24 enlisted men killed or died from wounds in action, and 4 officers and 284 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 312 fatalities.
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