Category Archives: Ruger’s Division

Moore, Strickland and Reilly’s Brigades

George Washington Allison, Pvt, Company K, 50th Ohio Infantry

1.  George Washington Allison 2. Private, Company K, 50th Ohio Infantry 3.  George W. Allison was born in May, 1840 in Ohio and died on April 18, 1917 in Allen County, Ohio.  He first married Mary Mills on November 18, … Continue reading

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David Duguid, Company K, 129th Indiana Infantry

My great grandfather, David Duguid was in Co. K, 129th Indiana Infantry. He moved to Southern Illinois after the war and died in 1919. He is buried in Oakdale, IL. Submitted by Paul Kroener

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Chester Cowles, Company G, 107th Illinois Infantry

My husband’s Grandfather fought in the Battle of Franklin. Co.G 107th Illinois, Chester Cowles. Submitted by Betty J. Cowles

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Noah Colcher, Company F, 183rd Ohio was killed at Franklin

My gtgt grandfather was Noah COLCHER, Company F, 183rd Ohio. He was already a veteran of the war, but re-enlisted and was sent down to Franklin where he was killed in the yard of the Carter House. He was fighting … Continue reading

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Abraham Walker, Company K, 183rd Ohio Infantry

My great great grandfather is Abraham Walker and I just found him.  Do you have any more information on the 183rd from Ohio? Mary Walker hoggandkisses@verizon.net Notes: CWD: Residence was not listed; 33 years old. Enlisted on 10/2/1864 as a … Continue reading

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Jacob Ash, Company K, 183rd Ohio

My wife and I each have a descendant of the battle’s at, and near, Franklin. My g-great grandfather, Jacob Ash (pictured circa 1900) was with the Ohio 183rd O.V.I. He mustered in at Camp Dennison in Cincinnati, Ohio, and arriving in Columbia on 11/28/1864. … Continue reading

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James A. Sexton, 72nd Illinois Infantry

James Andrew Sexton Residence ChicagoIL; Enlisted on 6/13/1862 as a 1st Lieutenant. On 6/13/1862 he was commissioned into “E” Co. IL 67th Infantry He was Mustered Out on 9/27/1862 On 8/21/1862 he was commissioned into “D” Co. IL 72nd Infantry He was … Continue reading

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