Infantry Units: 60th 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 Gallipolis, Ohio, February 25 and 28, 1862, to serve one year. It was mustered out of service November 10, 1862, in accordance with orders from the War Department.

Some of the battles in which this unit participated include:

  • Strasburg, VA, June 1-2, 1862
  • Harrisburg, VA, Jun3 6, 1862
  • Cross Keys, VA, Jun3 8, 1862
  • Harper's Ferry, VA, September 15, 1862

Roster - Company D

James F. Werzer