Native American Veteran and Canadian aboriginal veteran List.

2nd rgt ihg

The 2nd Regiment, Indian Home Guard was organized in southern Kansas and the Cherokee Nation some time between late June and early July 1862 with Colonel John Ritchie as commander.[1] Wikipedia specifies that the regiment was organized on Big Creek and at Five-Mile Creek, Kansas, June 22 to July 18, 1862. The regiment had one company each of Delaware, Kickapoo, Quapaw, Seneca, and Shawnee, as well as two companies of Osage, and two of Cherokee.