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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 9, 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 Fiftieth Infantry. — Col., William H.
Hayward; Lieut. -Col., John N. Frazee; Maj., J. Dwight Palmer. This
regiment was organized at Cleveland, May 5, 1864, to serve for 100 days.
It was composed of the 29th regiment, Ohio National Guard, from Cuyahoga
county; one company of the 30th battalion, from Cuyahoga county; and one
company of the 37th regiment, from Lorain county. The regiment
immediately started for Washington, D. C, and on arrival it was ordered
to garrison Forts Lincoln, Saratoga, Thayer, Bunker Hill, Slocum, Totten
and Stevens, forming part of the chain of fortifications surrounding the
national capital. The regiment remained in these forts during the whole
term of its service and participated in the fight before Washington with
a part of Gen. Early's corps on July 10 and 11. It was mustered out on
Aug. 23, 1864.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2