189th 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
HistoryOrganized March 5, 1865, for one years service, under Colonel Henry D. Kingsbury, it proceeded at once to Huntsville, Alabama, and garrisoned the Memphis and Charleston Railroad until September 25th, when it was mustered out.
From Dyer's Compendium189th Regiment Infantry. Organized at Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered in March 5, 1865. Left State for Huntsville, Ala., March 7. Attached to District of North Alabama, Dept. of the Tennessee, to September, 1865.
SERVICE.--Arrived at Huntsville, Ala., March 17, 1865. Assigned to duty along Memphis & Charleston Railroad guarding bridges and building stockades till June. Regiment concentrated June 20 and assigned to post duty at Huntsville till September 25. Mustered out September 28, 1865. Regiment lost during service 1 Enlisted man killed and 48 Enlisted men by disease. Total 49.
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