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136th Ohio Regiment Infantry

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136th 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     View Entire Book

Regimental History
One Hundred and Thirty-sixth Infantry. Col., W. Smith Irwin; Lieut.-Col, David A. Williams; Maj., Alexander W. Diller. This regiment was organized at Camp Chase, May 13, 1864, to serve for 100 days. It was composed of four companies of the 62nd battalion, Ohio National Guard, from Union county; five companies of the 56th battalion, from Morrow county; three companies of the 6th battalion, from Crawford county, and one company of the 89th battalion, from Marion county. It left Camp Chase on the evening of May 13 for Washington, D. C, and on May 20 was placed on garrison duty at Forts Ellsworth, Williams and North, a part of the defenses of Washington south of the Potomac. It remained on garrison duty during its term of service, which expired on Aug. 20, and was mustered out on Aug. 30, 1864.

Footnotes:
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing Company, 1908 - Volume 2

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