Cavalry Units: 9th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry

Cavalry 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 in 1863, to serve three years; Companies A, B, C, and D, at Camp Zanesville, Ohio in January and the other eight companies at Camp Dennison, Ohio, in September, October, and December. It was mustered out July 20, 1865, at Lexington, NC.

Some of the battles in which this unit participated include:

Roster - Company F, 9th OVC

Officers

Joseph McCutcheon
Enoch L. Mann

Non-Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Personnel

Lyman C. Moody
Emmett Hammer
Robert W. Morris

Roster - Company H, 9th OVC

Officers

William Stough

Non-Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Personnel

John E. Binkley
Peter Friend

Newspaper Articles about the Unit/Anonymous Letters

Articles:

Wyandot Pioneer- October 16, 1863 pg. 3, November 20, 1863 pg. 3
Wyandot Democratic Union- October 22, 1863, pg. 1

Letters:

Officer, 9th Ohio Cavalry. Toledo Blade- 8/2/1864
Member, 9th Ohio Cavalry. Toledo Blade- 5/10/1864
"Private," Company K, 9th Ohio Cavalry. Fremont Journal- August 12, 1864