SERVICE.--Operations against New Madrid and Island No. 10, February 28-April 8, 1862. Actions at New Madrid March 3, 4 and 6. Union City March 31. Action and capture at Tiptonville April 8. Expedition to Fort Pillow, Tenn., April 13-17. Moved to Hamburg Landing, Tenn., April 17-23. Advance on and siege of Corinth, Miss., April 29-May 30. Reconnaissance toward Corinth May 8. Action at Farmington May 9, the Regiment losing five killed and thirty wounded. May 28th. engaged the enemy one mile from Corinth, the Regiment losing four killed and twenty five wounded.
William Frame Smith Re-enlisted in 1864 with the 5th. Illinois Cavalry as a Cpl. and remained with that unit until nearly the end of the war in 1865.