Cavalry Units: 10th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry

The biographical sketches here show only those members of the unit who wrote letters to their local newspapers. Information may be drawn from the unit roster, newspaper obituaries, or other biographical sources.

Field and Staff, 10th OVC

Lieutenant Colonel James D. Platt, 10th Ohio Cavalry

Enlisted 10/4/1862 as 2nd Lieutenant of Company D, promoted to Captain 1/15/1863, promoted to Major 8/2/1864, promoted to Lieutenant Colonel 2/20/1865, mustered out with regiment 7/24/1865.

Letter: Toledo Blade- 1/19/1865
Toledo Daily Commercial- 1/20/1865

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