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Army of the Ohio (USA), US Civil War

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  • (USA), Joel A. Tuttle (1837 - 1920)
    Joel Tuttle served in Company F of the 65th Ohio Volunteer Infantry regiment during the Civil War. He enlisted on October 17, 1861 and was mustered out on November 30, 1865. He was present and active w...
  • Brevet Lt. Colonel John Mendenhall (USA) [Colonel post Civil War] (1829 - 1892)
    John Mendenhall (July 12, 1829 – July 1, 1892) was an officer in the United States Army. As a Union Army artillery officer in the American Civil War, his performance was notable at the Battle of St...
  • Pvt. Franklin C. Kiel (1842 - 1910)
    Franklin Kiel served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company E, Ohio 64th Infantry Regiment on 19 Oct 1861. Mustered out on 18 Mar 1865 at Columbus, OH. Captured Sept 20...
  • Sgt. John Comer, (USA) (1819 - 1884)
    John Comer served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served in Company B, 5th Kentucky Cavalry Regiment. He enlisted in Gallatin, Tennessee on March 26, 1862 at the age of 43. Discharg...
  • Pvt. James H. Shank, (USA) (1830 - 1865)
    James H. Shank. 175th Ohio Co G. Mustered Sept.24, 1864 at age 34 for 1 year service. Captured Nov. 25, 1864 in action at Block House No. 14, Tennessee and Alabama Railroad; died Jan. 21, 1865, in rebe...

The Army of the Ohio was the name of two Union armies in the American Civil War. The first army became the Army of the Cumberland and the second army was created in 1863.

Commanders

  • Maj. Gen. Don Carlos Buell (November 15, 1861 – October 24, 1862) also department commander until March 11
  • Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans (October 24 – October 30, 1862) became the Army of the Cumberland
  • Maj. Gen. Ambrose Burnside (March 25 – December 9, 1863) also department commander
  • Maj. Gen. John G. Foster (December 9, 1863 – February 9, 1864) also department commander
  • Maj. Gen. John M. Schofield (February 9 – September 14, 1864) also department commander
  • Maj. Gen. Jacob D. Cox (September 14 – October 22, 1864)
  • Maj. Gen. John M. Schofield (October 22, 1864 – February 2, 1865)
  • Maj. Gen. Jacob D. Cox (February 2 – February 9, 1865)
  • Maj. Gen. John M. Schofield (February 9 – March 31, 1865) also commander of the Department of North Carolina

Major Battles and Campaigns

Orders of Battle

Sources

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Army_of_the_Ohio http://www.civilwarhome.com/armyofohio.htm