172nd Ohio Infantry
compiled by Larry Stevens
References for this Unit
- see also Bibliography of State-Wide References
- Ohio In The War-Volume II. Whitelaw Reid. Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin. Cincinnati 1868
- Unit Bibliography. U.S. Army Military History Institute. Carlisle Barracks. PA. 1995
HistoryMustered in at Columbus in May, 1864, 854 men, Colonel John Ferguson, and served on guard duty over government stores at Gallipolis, Ohio until there mustered out, August 24th, full strength, Colonel Ferguson commanding.
From: The Military History of Ohio. by H.H. Hardesty
From Dyer's Compendium172nd Regiment Infantry. Organized at Gallipolis, Ohio, and mustered in May 14, 1864. Guard duty at Gallipolis till September. Mustered out September 3, 1864. Lost 12 Enlisted men by disease during service.
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Copyright © 1995 Larry Stevens
Last updated December 7 1996