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Brief History

The 99th Regiment was organized at Camp Lima, Allen County, Ohio, and mustered in August 26, 1862. It was consolidated with 50th Ohio Infantry December 31, 1864[1].

The Wikipedia article, 99th Ohio Infantry, gives a brief history of the unit, including places served, battles fought, and commanders.

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Company A - many soldiers from Van Wert County
Company B - many soldiers from Allen County
Company C
Company D - many soldiers from Hancock County
Company E - many soldiers from Allen County
Company F
Company G - many soldiers from Hancock County
Company H
Company I
Company K

County listing from Steve Ward's Buckeyes All, Part V, Revised, on Larry Stevens site for the 99th Ohio Infantry (accessed 16 December 2010)

Other Sources

Larry Steven's Web site has a brief history of the 99th Regiment and a list of books, etc. for more information about the regiment.

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed 20 November 2011).

 

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