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''[[United States of America|United States]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Ohio|Ohio]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Ohio Military Records|Ohio Military]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Ohio in the Civil War]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio Civil War Union Units 166th through 200th]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   197th Regiment, Ohio Infantry''  
  
 
=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
<br>The 197th Regiment, Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered in March 28, 1865.&nbsp; They moved to Baltimore, Maryland, July 3, and had duty as guards at camps and hospitals around that city till July 31. They were mustered out July 31, 1865.<ref name="CWSS">National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed 4 January 2011).</ref><br>
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<br>The 197th Regiment, Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered in March 28, 1865.&nbsp; They moved to Baltimore, Maryland, July 3, and had duty as guards at camps and hospitals around that city till July 31. They were mustered out July 31, 1865.<ref name="CWSS">National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref><br>  
 
 
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=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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.  
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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.<br>  
 
 
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Companies by County:<br>Company A <br>Company B <br>Company C <br>Company D <br>Company E <br>Company F - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company G <br>Company H - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company I - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company K - Many men from Hamilton County.
 
 
 
<br>County listing from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All'', Part V Revised, as given on Larry Stevens' web page, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw197.html 197th Ohio Infantry]. (accessed on April 25, 2011)<br>
 
  
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Companies by County:<br>Company A <br>Company B <br>Company C <br>Company D <br>Company E <br>Company F - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company G <br>Company H - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company I - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>Company K - Many men from Hamilton County.<br>County listing from Steve Ward's ''Buckeyes All'', Part V Revised, as given on Larry Stevens' web page, [http://ohiocivilwar.com/cw197.html 197th Ohio Infantry]. (accessed on April 25, 2011)<br>  
  
 
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=== Other Sources  ===
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Brief History


The 197th Regiment, Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered in March 28, 1865.  They moved to Baltimore, Maryland, July 3, and had duty as guards at camps and hospitals around that city till July 31. They were mustered out July 31, 1865.[1]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties 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.

Companies by County:
Company A
Company B
Company C
Company D
Company E
Company F - Many men from Hamilton County.
Company G
Company H - Many men from Hamilton County.
Company I - Many men from Hamilton County.
Company K - Many men from Hamilton County.
County listing from Steve Ward's Buckeyes All, Part V Revised, as given on Larry Stevens' web page, 197th Ohio Infantry. (accessed on April 25, 2011)

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.

Reference

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).