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=== Introduction ===[[Image:{{127th Ohio Infantry}}]] <br>
Ohio contributed more men as Union soldiers than any other state, except New York and Pennsylvania.&nbsp; Nearly 320,000 Union soldiers came from Ohio.&nbsp;It also provided greatly to the supplies of the Union Army throughout the war.&nbsp;<ref>=== Introduction - Ohio in the American Civil War, a Wikipedia article, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohio_in_the_American_Civil_War (viewed 25 November 2010).</refbr> ===
Ohio contributed more men as Union soldiers than any other state, except New York and Pennsylvania. Nearly 320,000 Union soldiers came from Ohio.&nbsp;It also provided greatly to the supplies of the Union Army throughout the war.<ref>Ohio in the American Civil War, a Wikipedia article, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohio_in_the_American_Civil_War (viewed 25 November 2010).</ref>  Ohio provided 230 regiments of infantry and caralrycavalry, 26 light artillery batteries , 2 heavy artillery regiments, and 5 independent sharpshooter companies. Before the war, Ohio was a major stopping place for the Underground Railroad.;&nbsp;5,092 free blacks were part of the Ohio regiments.<ref>Ohio in the American Civil War, a Wikipedia article, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohio_in_the_American_Civil_War (viewed 25 November 2010).</ref>
The following Union generals were from Ohio: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulysses_S._Grant Ulysses S. Grant], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_T._Sherman William T. Sherman], and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_H._Sheridan Philip H. Sheridan], and several others.
*For more information, see the {{Wikipedia article, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohio_in_the_American_Civil_War |Ohio in the American Civil War].}}<br>
*The information&nbsp;in the lists of === Ohio Military Units comes from the [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site. This web site also can be searched by the name of a soldier.<br> ===
Most units were numbered; however, some were named. See the table below for lists of the regiments, battalions, batteries, and unassigned companies.  <br>The information in the lists of Ohio military units comes from the [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site. This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier. The [http://www.ogs.org/cwc/index.php Ohio Civil War Genealogy Center] by the Ohio Genealogical Society uses the same data as the CWSS, but its search engine is much more flexible, allowing for searches by partial name and Soundex.  <br> <center>'''Ohio Units by Number or by Name'''</center><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; color: black; padding-top: 5px">'''''Union Units'''''</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 1st through 8th|1st-8th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 9th through 22nd|9th-22nd]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 23rd through 65th|23rd-65th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 66th through 115th|66th- 115th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 116th through 165th|116th- 165th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 166th through 200th|166th- 200th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units A to Z|A to Z]]</div> <br><br><br> <center>'''Ohio Units by Type of Unit'''</center><div style= "text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; color: black; padding-top: 5px">'''''Union Units'''''</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Military Civil War Infantry Union Units |Infantry]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Cavalry Union Units|Cavalry]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Artillery Union Units|Artillery]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Sharpshooters Union Units|Sharp-shooters]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Colored Troops|Colored Troops]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Unassigned Union Units|Unassign- ed Units]]</div> <br><br><br>
Most units were numbered, however, some were named. See the table below for lists of the regiments, battalions, batteries, and unassigned companies. <br>
<br><center>'''Ohio Units by Number or by Name'''</center><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; color: black; padding-top: 5px">'''''Union Units'''''</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 1st through 8th|1st-8th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 9th through 22nd|9th-22nd]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 23rd through 65th|23rd-65th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 66th through 115th|66th-115th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 116th through 165th|116th-165th]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units 166th through 200th|166th-200th]]</div><div styleRecords ="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Units A to Z|A to Z]]</div><br><br><br><center>'''Ohio Units by Type of Unit'''</center><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; color: black; padding-top: 5px">'''''Union Units'''''</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Infantry Union Units|Infantry]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Cavalry Union Units|Cavalry]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Artillery Union Units|Artillery]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Sharpshooters Union Units|Sharpshooters]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Union Colored Troops|Colored Troops]]</div><div style="text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; background-color: rgb(204,255,255); margin: 4px; padding-left: 5px; width: 60px; padding-right: 5px; float: left; height: 40px; padding-top: 5px">[[Ohio Civil War Unassigned Union Units|Unassigned Units]]</div><br><br><br>
== == Union Service Records ====
The index to the federal service records of Union volunteers from Ohio is:
*''Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Ohio'' United States. Adjutant General's Office.<ref> ''Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Ohio''. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1965. (On 122 Family History Library films beginning with 882214.) </ref>
 
*Smith, Elijah Parsons. ''The diary of Elijah P. Smith.'' (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974), {{FHL|342510|item|disp=FHL film 965938 Item 3}}.
 
For more information on service records see [[Union Service Records|Union Service Records]].
==== Union Pension Records ====
 
'''Civil War Pension Index Cards''' – An {{RecordSearch|1471019|Index to Pension Applications}} of veterans who served in the U.S. Army between 1861 and 1917 is available on FamilySearch. Each card gives the soldier’s name, application and certificate numbers, and state of enlistment; it might include rank and death information. most records are of Civil War veterans, but the collection also includes records for veterans of the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection, the Indian Wars, and World War I. For more information see [[Union Pension Records|Union Pension Records]].
The index to the Union pension records for all states is:
*''Pension Index File, Alphabetical'' <ref>United States. Veterans Administration. ''Pension Index File, Alphabetical''. Washington, D.C.: Veterans Administration, Publications Service, 1953. (On 544 Family History Library films beginning with 540757.) </ref>
 
The actual service and pension records are available only at the National Archives. To order a copy of the original records, use NATF Form 80, which is available from the National Archives, at the nearest federal office building or [http://aad.archives.gov/aad/ online]
 
==== Federal Pensions ====
Names and residences of persons receiving federal pensions in 1883 can be found in:
*''Index to Ohio Pensioners of 1883.'' <ref>Phillips, W. Louis. ''Index to Ohio Pensioners of 1883.'' Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1987. (Family History Library book 977.1 M2ph; fiche 6087608.)</ref> This includes veterans of the Civil War and the War of 1812 or their widows.
<br>==== 1890 Census Veterans Schedules ====
'''Civil War Pension Index Cards1890 Census Veterans Schedules''' - A free Internet index to pension applications The "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of veterans who served in the US Army between 1861-1917 is Civil War" (NARA M123) are available on [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1471019 FamilySearch Record Search]. Each card gives online for the soldier’s name, application and certificate numbers, state of enlistment, Ohio. The schedules list Union veterans and might include rank and death their widows living in Ohio in 1890. For more information. Other wars, of that time period, may be includedon the 1890 Veterans Schedules see [[Union Census Records|Union Census Records]].
==== State Records ====
Records of Civil War soldiers were also kept by county and state officials. These include:
*''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Original Muster In &amp; Muster Out Rolls of Ohio Military Organization in the Civil War, 1-3 Year Enlistments, 1861-1866'' (Salt Lake City, Utah, Genealogical Society of Utah, 1959-1960), {{FHL|358606|item|disp=FHL film 212908-285024}}&nbsp; <ref>Ohio. Adjutant General's Office. ''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Original Muster In &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; ''Muster Out Rolls of Ohio Military Organization in the Civil War, 1-3 Year Enlistments, 1861-1866''. Salt Lake City, Utah, Genealogical Society of Utah, 1959-1960 . (On 365 Family History Library films beginning with 212908.) </ref>Rosters are arranged by name of regiment and give enlistment and service information about each soldier.
*''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Muster In &amp; Muster Out Rolls of Ohio Military Organization in the Civil War, 1861-1866, 3-Month Enlistments'' {{FHL|358930|item|disp=FHL film 213031-213039 }} <ref>Ohio. Adjutant General's Office. ''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Muster In &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; ''Muster Out Rolls of Ohio Military Organization in the Civil War, 1861-1866, 3-Month Enlistments''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1959-1960. (On 9 Family History Library films beginning with 213031.) </ref>Arranged by regiment.
*''Official Roster of the Colored Troops of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Original Muster In and Muster Out Rolls of the Civil War, 1-3 Year Enlistments, 1861-1866'' (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1962), {{FHL|447356|item|disp=FHL film 285025-285030 }} <ref>Ohio. Adjutant General's Office. ''Official Roster of the Colored Troops of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion: Original Muster In and Muster Out Rolls of the Civil War, 1-3 Year Enlistments, 1861-1866''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1962. (On 6 Family History Library films beginning with 285025.) </ref>
*''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866'' <ref>''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1959. (On 17 Family History Library films beginning with 195467.) </ref>The files were compiled by the Works Progress Administration in 1938.(Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1993), {{FHL|678445|item|disp=FHL fiche 6118075}}
*Roster Commission 'Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866.' (Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1993), {{FHL|678445|item|disp==FHL Fiche 6118075}}. === Rolls of Honor =====
A published roster is also available in:
*''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866.'' <ref>''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866.'' 12 Volumes. Akron, [Ohio]: Werner, 1886-1895. (Family History Library book 977.1 M2o; film 924017-22; fiche 6051200; index on films 195467-71.) </ref>
=== Prisoners of War ===*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/111623?availability=Family%20History%20Library Burials and prisoners' records,1861-1896] === Biographical Sketches =====
'''Officers'''
*''Ohio in the War: Her Statesmen, Her Generals, and Soldiers'' <refname="reid">Reid, Whitelaw. ''Ohio in the War: Her Statesmen, Her Generals, and Soldiers''. Two Volumes. New York, NY: Moore, Wilstach &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; and Baldwin, 1868. (Family History Library book 977.1 H2re; fiche 6051205.) </ref>
===Soldiers Homes == = '''National Old Soldier Homes ====='''
For records of national old soldier homes, including the one in Dayton, Ohio, which served Ohio and nearby states, see:
*''Registers of Veterans at National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1937'' <ref>United States. Veterans Administration. ''Registers of Veterans at National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1937''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988. (On 282 FHL films [55 films beginning with 1547608, for the Dayton, Ohio home].) </ref>Includes general indexes for each of the 12 homes, but some individual volumes are indexed separately. These may list a soldier's name, date and place of enlistment, rank, military unit, length of service, date and place of discharge, place of birth, age, physical description, religion, occupation, previous residence, marital status, nearest relative, pension, home admission and discharge dates, disability, death date, or cause of death. Though most were Civil War soldiers, veterans of other wars were included.
'''State Soldiers' Home'''  *Located in Sandusky; ''Ohio Veterans Home (Sandusky, Ohio). Veterans Home Records, 1889-1995.'' <ref>''Ohio Veterans Home (Sandusky, Ohio). Veterans Home Records, 1889-1995.'' Bowling Green, Ohio: Center for Archival Collection, Bowling Green State Univ., 1995. (On six Family History Library films beginning with 2026851.) </ref>[http://dvs.ohio.gov/OhioVeteransHome/Sandusky/tabid/120/Default.aspx Sandusky] and [http://dvs.ohio.gov/OhioVeteransHome/Georgetown/tabid/122/Default.aspx Georgetown] '''Soldiers' and Sailors' Orphans' Home'''  The Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors' Orphans' Home-Ohio Veterans' Children's Home closed. All records (social, medical, and education) were sent to the Ohio Department of Education in Columbus, Ohio.<br>  *Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors' Orphans' Home. 1898. ''A Roster of Honorably Discharged Ex-Pupils of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Orphans' Home, Xenia, Ohio: Giving Dates of Admission and Discharge, Present Occupation and Address of Each, So Far as Known''. (Xenia, Ohio: Home Weekly Print). [http://tinyurl.com/4ngup7j Libraries with book] *Ohio Veterans' Children's Home. 1995. ''Ohio Soldiers' &amp; Sailors' Orphans' Home, Ohio Veterans' Children's Home, Student Records, 1869-1995. (''Xenia, OH: Ohio Veterans' Children's Home, Records Dept.). Student records include date of birth, date of admission, county of origin, and notations regarding whether records on file contain social service records, medical records, education records, and/or admission card only. [http://tinyurl.com/4lxe2h2 Libraries with book] === Cemetery Records === United States Colored Troops [http://www.usctohio.org/ (USCT) Buried in Ohio].  Resting Places of [http://www.coax.net/people/lwf/USCT_OH.HTM USCT&nbsp;in Ohio], Lest We Forget.  [http://www.afrigeneas.com/forum-militaryarchive/index.cgi/md/read/id/2116/sbj/usct-burials-shelby-county-ohio/ USCT&nbsp;Burials ]in Shelby County, Ohio  == State Soldiers' Home = Internet Sites === *[http://www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System] has the information listed above and may have additional historical information. Searches can be made by name of a soldier or sailor. Information about cemeteries battles, prisoners, medals of honor and national parks is also included. <br> *[http://www.ohiocivilwar.com Ohio in the Civil War], by Larry Stevens, includes brief histories of the regiments, bibliographies of regiments, and often lists of companies with their counties. It also includes a great [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cwbiblio.html bibliography] of Ohio Civil War sources.<br> *[http://www.ogs.org/cwc/index.php Ohio Civil War Genealogy Center], by The Ohio Genealogical Society, has a search for names of Union Soldiers in Ohio units, a search for the surname in the ''Ohio Civil War Genealogy Journal'', and&nbsp;a search of the index of the Society of Civil War Families of Ohio Roster. The roster uses the same data as the Civil War Soldiers &amp; Sailors System, but has a much more flexible search engine. <br> *[http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/entry.php?rec=463 The Civil War] is an online encyclopedia of Ohio history. <br> *[http://ahecwebdds.carlisle.army.mil/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=3569/3736 Bibliographies of Ohio Civil War Units] lists by type of unit, then by regiment books, Internet sites, etc., about the regiment. <br>
*Located in Sandusky; ''Ohio Veterans Home (Sandusky, Ohio). Veterans Home Records, 1889-1995.'' <ref>''Ohio Veterans Home (Sandusky, Ohio). Veterans Home Records, 1889-1995.'' Bowling Green, Ohio: Center for Archival Collection, Bowling Green State Univ., 1995. (On six Family History Library films beginning with 2026851.) </ref>[http://dvswww.ohioohiohistorycentral.gov/OhioVeteransHome/Sandusky/tabid/120/Default.aspx Sanduskeyorg Ohio History Central] and [http://dvs.ohio, by the Ohio Historical Society, an online encyclopedia of Ohio history.gov/OhioVeteransHome/Georgetown/tabid/122/Default.aspx Georgetown]
==== Quarterly Publication Other Sources ==== '''Books'''
*''Ohio Civil War Genealogy Journal.'' <ref>''Ohio Civil War Genealogy Journal.'' Mansfield, Ohio: Ohio Genealogical Society, 1997. (Family History Library book 977.1 M25oc.) </ref>This publication is devoted exclusively to Ohio and Ohioans in the Civil War.
*Ohio. Roster Commission. ''Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866.'' (Akron [Ohio]&nbsp;: Werner Co., 1886-1895) {{FHL|75066|item|disp=FHL Book 977.1 M2o v. 1-12 Digitized avaliable on-line}} *Baker, Scott. ''Civil War soldiers buried in Wyandot County, Ohio&nbsp;: war of the rebellion, 1861-1865.'' ([Ohio]&nbsp;: Ohio Genealogical Society. Wyandot Tracers Chapter, 2000) {{FHL|989275|item|disp== Other Sources ===FHL Book 977.126 V3b}} *Dee, Christine, ed. ''Ohio's War: The Civil War in Documents''. (Athens: Ohio University Press, 2007). *Clark, Peter H. ''The Black Brigade of Cincinnati''. (New York: NY: Arno Press, 1969). FHL 973 M2cl. *Leeke, Richard. ''A Hundred Days to Richmond: Ohio's "Hundred Days" Men in the Civil War''. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999).
===== Internet Sites =====*McPherson, James M. ''Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era''. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1988).
*[httpReid, Whitelaw. ''Ohio in the War://wwwHer Statesmen, Generals and Soldiers''.civilwar.nps(Cincinnati, OH: Clarke, 1895).gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers &amp{{FHL|678500|item}} Volume 1 on fiche 6118088 (12 fiche); Sailors System] has the information listed above Volume 2 on fiche 6118089 (11 fiche) and may have additional historical information.(Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;Searches can be made by name : University Publications of a soldier or sailor. Information about cemeteries battlesAmerica, prisoners, medals of honor c1993) {{FHL|678500|item|disp=FHL Fiche 6118088 and national parks is also included.Fiche 6118089}}
*[httpRoseboom, Eugene H. ''The Civil War Era://www1850-1873''.ohiocivilwar.com/infantry.html (Columbus: Ohio in the Civil War] by Larry Stevens, includes brief histories of the regimentsState Archaeological and Historical Society, bibliographies of regiments, and often lists of companies with their counties1944). <br>
*[http://wwwStevens, A.ogsParsons.org/cwc/index.php Ohio Civil War Genealogy Center], by ''The Military History of Ohio Genealogical Society: its Border Annals, has a search for names of Union Soldiers its Part in Ohio Unitsthe Indian wars, a search for in the surname War of 1812, in the ''Ohio Civil Mexican War Genealogy Journal'', and&nbsp;in the War of the Rebellion: Giving a search Roster of Ohio's Rank and File ... in the index War of the Society Rebellion, Regimental Histories, with Histories of Civil War Families its G.A.R. and Ladies' Auxillary Posts, and Camps of Sons of Ohio RosterVeterans''. (New York: H. H. Hardesty, 1886, c1885). 316 p. Warren County Edition.{{FHL|678564|item|disp=FHL fiche 6118091}} (6 fiche)
*[http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/entry.php?rec=463 The Civil War] is an online encyclopedia === Grand Army of Ohio history.the Republic (GAR) ====
===== Books =====Grand Army of the Republic founded in 1866 - 1956, was the largest veteran’s organization in the country after the Civil War. It was a fraternal organization members were veterans of the Union Army, US Navy, Marines and Revenue Cutler Service who served in the American Civil War. The group supported voting rights for black veterans, and lobbied the U.S. Congress to establish veterans' pensions. In 1890 the membership was 490,000.
*DeeIn 1888 there were 654 posts and 41, Christine, ed. ''Ohio's War: The Civil War 486 members in Documents''. Athens: the state of Ohio University Press, 2007.
*Leeke, Richard[http://suvcw.org/garposts/oh. ''A Hundred Days to Richmond: Ohio's "Hundred Days" Men pdf GAR Posts in the Civil War''. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999.State of Ohio]
*McPherson, James M. ''Battle Cry The FamilySearch Catalog list records of Freedomthe [https: The Civil War Era''//familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1988asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&keyword=Ohio+Grand+Army+of+the+Republic&prekeyword=Ohio+Grand+Army+of+the+Republic Ohio Grand Army of the Republic].
*Reid, Whitelaw. ''Ohio in ==== Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War: Her Statesmen, Generals and Soldiers''. Cincinnati, OH: Clarke, 1895. {{FHL|678500|item}} Volume 1 on fiche 6118088 (12 fiche); Volume 2 on fiche 6118089 (11 fiche) ====
*Roseboom, Eugene H. ''The With the death of the last member of the Grand Army of the Republic the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War Era: 1850-1873''. Columbus: Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 1944was formed.
*Stevens, A. Parsons. ''The Military History of Ohio: its Border Annals, its Part in the Indian wars, in the War of 1812, in the Mexican War, and in the War of the Rebellion: Giving a Roster of Ohio's Rank and File ... in the War of the Rebellion, Regimental Histories, with Histories of its G.A.R. and Ladies' Auxillary Posts, and Camps of Sons of Veterans''. New York: H. H. Hardesty, 1886, c1885. 316 p. {{FHL|678564|item}} fiche 6118091 (6 fiche)<br>
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