189th Ohio Infantry

compiled by Larry Stevens

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Organized 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 Compendium

189th 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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