Recruitment and Training The First Wisconsin Light Artillery Battery (1st Wisconsin Light Artillery Battery) was organized at LaCrosse and later moved to Camp Utley in Racine, WI. They mustered into service October 10, 1861. The battery left the state on January 23, 1862 for Louisville, KY. Active Service In April
Recruitment and Training The Fourth Wisconsin Cavalry (4th Wisconsin Cavalry) was organized as the 4th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment at Camp Utley, Racine, WI. The unit mustered into the service July 2, 1861. It left the state on the July 15th for camp at the Relay House, MD, August 5, 1861.