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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 Seventy-sixth Infantry. — Col., Edwin
C. Mason ; Lieut.-Col., William Nesbitt; Maj., William F. Cummings. This
regiment was organized at Columbus, Sandusky, Wooster, Alliance, Camp
Chase and Circleville, from Aug. 10 to Sept. 21, 1864, to serve for one
year. As soon as the organization was completed the regiment was ordered
to Nashville, Tenn., and assigned to the 2nd brigade, 4th division, 20th
army corps. Soon after its arrival it was detailed to perform provost
guard duty at Nashville. During the battle of Nashville it was in the
works, but with the exception of a few companies under Maj. Cummings,
the regiment was not engaged. It was mustered out on June 14, 1865, in
accordance with orders from the war department.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2