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4th Ohio Independent Cavalry
4th Ohio Independent Cavalry Battalion Soldier Roster - Official Roster of the Soldiers of the
State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, Volume 11, 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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|Fourth Independent Cavalry Battalion. — Maj., Joseph T.
Wheeler. This battalion, composed of five companies, was organized at
Cincinnati, from Aug. 3 to Sept. 21, 1863, to serve for six months. It
was mustered out by companies at different dates from Feb. 15 to March
14, 1864, by reason of expiration of term of service. Many of the
members reenlisted in the 13th cavalry, which was then organizing at
Camp Chase. Part of this battalion was in service during the Morgan
raid, being subsequently sent to eastern Kentucky, where, although it
participated in no regular battles, it did good service in protecting
the citizens from the raids of the guerrillas with which that region was
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2