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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
The 110th Regiment was organized at Camp Piqua, Ohio, October 3, 1862. It went to Washington, D. C., May 24-June 2 and mustered out June 25, 1865.  
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The 110th Regiment was organized at Camp Piqua, Ohio, October 3, 1862. It went&nbsp;to Washington, D. C., May 24-June 2 and mustered out June 25, 1865.<ref name="cwss">National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System] (accessed December 2010).</ref>
  
The&nbsp; Wikipedia article for the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/110th_Ohio_Infantry 110th Regiment] gives additional history.
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For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
  
Larry Stevens' site gives references to sources about the [http://www.ohiocivilwar.com/cw110.html 110th&nbsp;Ohio Infantry]&nbsp;as well as brief historical information.  
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*Larry Stevens' site gives references to sources about the [http://www.ohiocivilwar.com/cw110.html 110th&nbsp;Ohio Infantry]&nbsp;as well as brief historical information. <br>
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*The Civil War Archive section, [http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unohinf7.htm#110th 110th Regiment Infantry], (accessed 5 September 2012).<br>
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*The Wikipedia article for the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/110th_Ohio_Infantry 110th Regiment] gives additional history. <br>
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*[http://archive.org/stream/officialrosters01commgoog#page/n14/mode/2up List of battles] this regiment fought in during the Civil War.<ref>Ohio Roster Commission, ''Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866 ...'', (Werner Co., 1888), volume 8, p. 2.</ref>
  
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=== Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin  ===
  
=== Companies in 110th Regiment with the County of Origin  ===
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Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
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Company A - Many men from Miami County
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Company E - Many men from Miami County
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Company G - Many men from Miami county
  
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
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The [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 1,798 men on its roster for this unit. [http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=UOH0110RI Roster].
  
=== Source Material ===
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=== Other Sources ===
  
 
*''The Weary Boys: Colonel J. Warren Keifer and the 110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry''&nbsp;gives their&nbsp;history. {{FHL|1116290|item}} book 977.1 H2po. [http://www.worldcat.org/title/weary-boys-colonel-j-warren-keifer-and-the-110th-ohio-volunteer-infantry/oclc/47243824&referer=brief_results Other libraries with this book].
 
*''The Weary Boys: Colonel J. Warren Keifer and the 110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry''&nbsp;gives their&nbsp;history. {{FHL|1116290|item}} book 977.1 H2po. [http://www.worldcat.org/title/weary-boys-colonel-j-warren-keifer-and-the-110th-ohio-volunteer-infantry/oclc/47243824&referer=brief_results Other libraries with this book].
  
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*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
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*National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
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*[[Ohio in the Civil War|Ohio in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
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=== References  ===
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Brief History

The 110th Regiment was organized at Camp Piqua, Ohio, October 3, 1862. It went to Washington, D. C., May 24-June 2 and mustered out June 25, 1865.[1]

For more information on the history of this unit, see:

Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

Company A - Many men from Miami County

Company E - Many men from Miami County

Company G - Many men from Miami county

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 1,798 men on its roster for this unit. Roster.

Other Sources

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Ohio in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed December 2010).
  2. Ohio Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866 ..., (Werner Co., 1888), volume 8, p. 2.