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Brief History

The 1st Regiment, Ohio Light Artillery mustered in between August and December 1861 at various places in Ohio.  They were mustered out June through August 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.

  • Battery "A" - many men from Portage County[2]
    Mustered in: September 6, 1861 at Camp Chase, Ohio.
    Mustered out: July 31, 1865 at District of Middle Tennessee
  • Battery "F" - many men from Locust Grove, Adams County plus from Brown County and Clermont County[7]
    Mustered in: August, 1861 at Camp Lucas, Ohio.
    Mustered out: July 22, 1865 at District of Northern Alabama, Dept. of the Cumberland.
  • Battery "G" - many men from
    Cuyahoga County and Lucas County as well as from Freedom, Liberty and Washington Townships, Wood County[8]
    Mustered in: November 7, 1861 at Camp Dennison, near Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Mustered out: June 17, 1865 at Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Battery "H" - many men from Toledo, Lucas County, plus Monroe County and Washington County[9]
    Mustered in: December 17, 1861 at Camp Dennison, near Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Mustered out: August 31, 1865. Ordered home for muster out.
  • Battery "I" - many men from Hamilton County and Portage County[10]
    Mustered in: December 3, 1861 at Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Mustered out: June 13, 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee.
  • Battery "K" - many men from Washington County and mix[11]
    Mustered in: October 22, 1861 at Cleveland, Marietta and Camp Dennison, Ohio.
    Mustered out: July 17, 1865. Ordered home July 3.
  • Battery "L" - many men from Portsmouth and Scioto County[12]
    Mustered in: October 8, 1861 at Camp Dennison, Ohio.
    Mustered out: July 4, 1865 at Columbus, Ohio.
  • Battery "M" - many men from Auglaize County, Miami County, and Shelby County[13]
    Mustered in: December 3, 1861 at Camp Dennison, Ohio.
    Mustered out: December 17, 1864 at Mustered out (Non-Veterans) at Camp Dennison, Ohio.
    Consolidated with Battery "I," 1st Ohio Light Artillery, April 11, 1865.



Other Sources

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010.
  2. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery A, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  3. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery B, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  4. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery C, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  5. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery D, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  6. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery E, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  7. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery F, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  8. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery G, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  9. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery H, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  10. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery I, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  11. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery K, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  12. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery L, (accessed 11 February 2011]
  13. Stevens, Larry, 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery M, (accessed 11 February 2011]