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10th Ohio Cavalry
Cavalry Soldier Roster - Official Roster of the Soldiers of the
State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, Volume 11, by Ohio
Roster Commission (Joseph B. Foraker, Governor, James S. Robinson, Sec'y of
State and H. A. Axline, Adjutant-General), 1886
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|Tenth Cavalry. — Cols., Charles C. Smith, Thomas W.
Sanderson ; Lieut.-Cols., William E. Haynes, James D. Platt; Majs.,
Lyman C. Thayer, William S. Hickox, William Thayer, Abram F. McCurdy,
Nathaniel W. Filkins, David Stratton. This regiment was organized at
Camp Cleveland and Camp Chase, from Oct., 1862, to July 25, 1863, to
serve for three years. It left early in the srping of 1863 for
Nashville, Tenn., when it was ordered to Murfreesboro, where it remained
doing picket and scout duty until the Army of the Cumberland opened the
campaign against Gen. Bragg, in which the regiment performed a vast
amount of marching and countermarching. It was actively engaged in all
of Gen. Kilpatrick's movements during Sherman's Atlanta campaign, after
which the great march to the sea was inaugurated, and on this march the
regiment was frequently engaged with the enemy. The following list of
battles, in which this regiment bore an honorable part, has been
compiled, after a careful research, during the preparation of this work:
Chickamauga, Ga. ; Cosby creek, Tenn.; Tunnel Hill, siege of Atlanta,
Jonesboro, Sweetwater, Bear Creek Station, Waynesboro, Ga. ; Aiken, S.
C. ; Monroe cross-roads and Averasboro, N. C. The regiment was mustered
out on July 24, 1865, at Lexington, N. C, in accordance with orders from
the war department.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2