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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 Sixty-sixth Infantry. — Col., Harrison
G. Blake; Lieut-Col., Randolph Eastman; Maj., Robert E. Leggett. This
regiment was organized at Camp Cleveland, May 13 and 15, 1864, to serve
for 100 days. It was composed of the 63d regiment, Ohio National Guard,
from Huron county; 59th battalion, from Holmes county; 79th battalion,
from Medina county; and one company of the 52nd battalion, from Wayne
county. Immediately after muster-in it proceeded to Virginia and was
placed on duty at Forts Richardson, Barnard, Reynolds, Ward and Worth,
with headquarters at Fort Richardson. It returned to Ohio, and was
mustered out on Sept. 9, 1864, on expiration of its term of service.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2