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Ohio Regiment Infantry
Ohio Infantry Soldier Roster - Official Roster of the Soldiers of the
State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, Volume 8, 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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|One Hundred and Thirtieth Infantry. — Col., Charles H.
Phillips ; Lieut.-Col., John Faskin; Maj., Elijah B. Hall. This regiment
was organized at Johnson's island from May 13 to 31, 1864, to serve for
100 days. It was composed of the 1st regiment Ohio National Guard, from
Lucas county, and the 75th battalion Ohio National Guard, from Fulton
county. The regiment left Toledo on May 12, 1864, to report to Brig.-
Gen. Hill at Sandusky for consolidation and muster-in. It moved to
Johnson's island and was engaged in guarding Confederate prisoners. On
June 4 the regiment took the cars for Washington, D. C. It remained
there but three days, when it embarked on the transport George Weems and
reported to Gen. Butler at Bermuda Hundred, from which place it was
ordered to Point of Rocks. The time was occupied in drilling, digging
rifle-pits and picketing the lines until June 21, when it marched to
Deep Bottom and remained there until Aug. 11. It was mustered out at
Toledo, Sept. 22, 1864, on expiration of term of service.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2