Infantry Units: 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

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.

Roster - Company A, 164th OVI

Captain Nelson L. Brewer

Nelson L. Brewer enlisted as a 31 year old Captain in Company A, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He was mustered out August 27, 1864 at Cleveland, Ohio.
Letters: Tiffin Weekly Tribune: June 2, 1864, June 9, 1864, June 30, 1864, July 21, 1864

Private Enos Sell

Enos Sell enlisted as a 35 year old Private in Company A, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He died of disease June 1, 1864 at Fort Strong, Virginia.
Resoultion: Seneca Advertiser: June 24, 1864

Roster - Company E, 164th OVI

Private Daniel Frederick

Daniel Frederick enlisted as a 41 year old Private in Company E, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He died of disease July 17, 1864 at Fort Strong, Virginia and is buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
Obituary: Seneca Advertiser: July 29, 1864
Tiffin Weekly Tribune: July 28, 1864

Roster - Company G, 164th OVI

First Sergeant Isaac Seitz

Isaac Seitz enlisted as a 34 year old First Sergeant of Company G, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He was mustered out August 27, 1864 at Cleveland, Ohio.
Letter: Tiffin Weekly Tribune: June 9, 1864, July 21, 1864

Private William J. Wilson

William J. Wilson enlisted as a 19 year old Private in Company G, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He died of disease June 19, 1864 at Fort Strong, Virginia.
Resolution: Tiffin Weekly Tribune: July 21, 1864

Roster - Company I, 164th OVI

Private Milton E. Baker

Milton E. Baker enlisted as a 20 year old Private in Co. H, 95th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on August 6, 1862, mustering into service August 19, 1862. He was discharged for disability January 10, 1863 at Columbus, Ohio. On May 2, 1864, he enlisted as a Private in Company I, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and was mustered into service May 11, 1864. Baker was mustered out August 27, 1864 at Cleveland, Ohio.
Poem: Tiffin Weekly Tribune: May 5, 1864

Roster - Company K, 164th OVI

Private William T. Brown

William T. Brown enlisted as a 32 year old Private in Company K, 164th Ohio Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1864, mustering into service May 11, 1864. He died of disease June 18, 1864 at Fort Strong Hospital near Washington, D.C.
Resolution: Tiffin Weekly Tribune: July 21, 1864

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