Infantry Units: 107th 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 Cleveland, Ohio September 9, 1862 to serve three years. It was mustered out of service July 10, 1865, in accordance with orders from the War Department.

Some of the battles in which this unit participated include:

  • Chancellorsville, VA May 1-4, 1863
  • Gettysburg, PA, July 1-3, 1863
  • Hagerstown, MD, July 11, 1863
  • John's Island, SC, July 5-7, 1864
  • Deveau Neck, SC, December 6-9, 1864; December 29, 1864
  • Enterprise, FL, February 5, 1865
  • Sumpterville, SC, March 23, 1865
  • Swift Creek, SC, April 19, 1865

Roster - Company B, 107th OVI

Fernando C. Suhrer

Roster - Company E, 107th OVI

John W. Puchta

Roster - Company K, 107th OVI

John Roedel

Articles about the Unit/Anonymous Letters

Elyria Independent Democrat: September 10, 1862

"J.W.P." Napoleon Northwest- 11/25/1863