110th Regiment, Ohio Infantry
The 110th Regiment was organized at Camp Piqua, Ohio, October 3, 1862. It went to Washington, D. C., May 24-June 2 and mustered out June 25, 1865.
For more information on the history of this unit, see:
- Larry Stevens' site gives references to sources about the 110th Ohio Infantry as well as brief historical information.
- The Civil War Archive section, 110th Regiment Infantry, (accessed 5 September 2012).
- The Wikipedia article for the 110th Regiment gives additional history.
- List of battles this regiment fought in during the Civil War.
Companies in this Regiment with County of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Company A - Many men from Miami County
Company E - Many men from Miami County
Company G - Many men from Miami county
- The Weary Boys: Colonel J. Warren Keifer and the 110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry gives their history. FHL Collection book 977.1 H2po. Other libraries with this book.
- Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Ohio in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
- Ohio in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Ohio, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (accessed December 2010).
- Ohio Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866 ..., (Werner Co., 1888), volume 8, p. 2.