|If this website has been useful to you, please consider
making a Donation.
Your support will help keep this website free for everyone, and will allow us to do
more research. Thank you for your support!
8th Ohio Independent Battery (2
Ohio Independent Battery (2 months) 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
View Entire Book
|Eighth Independent Battery. — (Two Months' Service.)
Capts., Frederick W. Pelton, Charles H. Babcock ; First Lieut.,
Frederick C. Gruninger; Second Lieut., Henry Fish. This battery was
mustered in at Johnson's island, by Dem. W. Brooks, first lieutenant of
the 2nd U. S. infantry, for two months, to date from Aug. 15, 1864, and
was mustered out on Oct. 17, 1864, at Johnson's island, by Lieut.
Brooks. It was engaged during its whole term of service guarding
Confederate prisoners at Johnson's island.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2