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23rd Ohio Independent Battery Light
23rd Ohio Independent Battery Light Artillery Soldier Roster - Official Roster of the Soldiers of the
State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, Volume 10, 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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|Twenty-third Independent Battery Light Artillery. —
Capts., Seth J. Simmonds, Daniel W. Glassie ; First Lieuts., Leonard
Magness, Arthur Erenburgh, James W. Conine, Robert C. Steen, George
Hattersley, James M. Kerr ; Second Lieuts., Hamilton B. White, Robert
Johnston, Frederick A. Dame. This battery, formerly Co. E, 1st Ky.
infantry, and known also as the 1st independent Ky., or Simmonds'
battery, was organized on May 10, 1861, at Camp Clay, Pendleton, Ohio,
to serve for three months, but was reorganized and mustered into service
June 3, 1861, at Camp Clay, Pendleton, to serve for three years. It is
impossible, from the records on file in the office of the
adjutant-general of Ohio, to give any of the movements or operations of
this battery. It was mustered out on July 10, 1865, at Louisville, Ky.,
in accordance with orders from the war department. (See "1st
Independent, or Simmonds' Battery," in the Kentucky department of this
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2