Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Ohio Independent Batteries, Part 2

Picking up where we left off with the last post, we proceed through Ohio’s independent batteries for the second quarter of 1863.  Looking at the “lower half” of those: As mentioned last week, there were twenty-six numbered independent batteries.  Only twenty-five appear on this list.  The last, the 26th Independent Battery, was Company F, 32ndContinue reading “Summary Statement, 2nd Quarter, 1863 – Ohio Independent Batteries, Part 2”

Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – Ohio’s Independent Batteries, Part 2

Picking up where we left off with the Ohio batteries… and turning the page in the ledger book, we find 15th through 25th Battery at the top of the next sheet: Of those listed, the clerks recorded only seven returns.  The other four are left for us to fill in the blanks. And we shouldContinue reading “Summary Statement, 1st Quarter, 1863 – Ohio’s Independent Batteries, Part 2”

Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – Ohio Independent Batteries, Part 2

Let us continue with the Ohio independent batteries and review the second half of their fourth quarter, 1862 summaries: Again, we see some batteries skipped in the order.  In this case the 13th and 14th. Of the   six reporting, two have returns not posted until 1864.   In addition, just to say we’ve hadContinue reading “Summary Statement: December 31, 1862 – Ohio Independent Batteries, Part 2”