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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 Eighty-first Infantry. — Cols., John
O'Dowd, John E. Hudson ; Lieut-Col., James T. Hickey. This regiment was
organized at Camp Dennison from Sept. 29 to Oct. 10, 1864, to serve for
one year. On Oct. 24 it was ordered to Huntsville, Ala., where it
arrived on the 29th. In November it operated around Decatur, Ala., and
then went by rail to Murfreesboro, Tenn., where in December it took part
with other troops in repelling an attack by the Confederate Gen.
Forrest, in which several men were wounded. The greater part of December
was spent in foraging around Murfreesboro. In these expeditions the
regiment was frequently engaged with the enemy. On Dec. 24 it was
assigned to the 3d brigade, 2nd division, 23d corps, and joined its
command at Columbia, Tenn., on the 29th. On Jan. 2 it was taken to
Goldsboro, N. C, where it joined Sherman's army, and in April was in the
advance on Raleigh, N. C. It was mustered out on July 14, 1865, in
accordance with orders from the war department.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2