Infantry Units: 41st Ohio Volunteer Infantry

Infantry units were recruited from all over the state. Those represented in detail here are the ones recruited primarily from northwest Ohio counties and those whose members wrote to local newspapers. More information will be added as it becomes available.

This Regiment was organized at Camp Wood, Ohio from August 26 to October 29, 1861 to serve three years. On the expiration of its term of service, the original members (except veterans) were mustered out and the organization composed of veterans and recruits retained in service until November 27, 1865, when it was mustered out in accordance with orders form the War Department.

Some of the battles in which this unit participated include:

  • Shiloh, TN, April 6-7, 1862
  • Stone River, TN, December 31, 1862-January 2, 1863
  • Woodbury, TN, January 24, 1863
  • Liberty Gap, TN, June 25, 1863
  • Chickamauga, GA, September 19-20, 1863
  • Brown's Ferry, TN, October 27, 1863
  • Chattanooga, TN, November 23-25, 1863
  • Orchard Knob, TN, November 23, 1863
  • Missionary Ridge, November 25, 186
  • Rocky Face Ridge, GA, May 5-9, 1864
  • Resaca, GA, May 13-16, 1864
  • Adairsville, GA, May 17-18, 1864
  • Cassville, GA, May 19-22, 1864
  • Dallas, GA, May 25-June 4, 1864
  • Pickett's Mills, GA, May 27, 1864
  • Kenesaw Mountain, GA, June 9-30, 1864
  • Chattahoochee River, GA, July 6-10, 1864
  • Atlanta, GA (Siege), July 28-September 2, 1864
  • Lovejoy Station, GA, September 2-6, 1864
  • Franklin, TN, November 30, 1864
  • Nashville, TN, December 15-16, 1864

Roster - Company C

Simon B. Norris

Roster - Company F

Daniel S. Leslie

Roster - Company I

William Rymers
John Mitchell

Articles about the Unit/Anonymous Letters

Member, Company I. Ottawa Democrat- 6/12/1863
"Veteran Vol." Ottawa Democrat- 4/29/1864