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MILITARY HISTORY
OF THE
8TH REGIMENT OHIO VOL. INFY.
ITS
BATTLES, MARCHES AND ARMY
MOVEMENTS

By FRANKLIN SAWYER,
LIEUT. - COL. OF THE REGIMENT, AND BREVET BRIGADIER-GENERAL
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EDITED BY GEO. A. GROOT, CHAIRMAN PUB. COM.
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CLEVELAND, O.:
F
AIRBANKS & CO. PRINTERS, 16 & 18 FRANKFORT STREET
1881.

 


CONTENTS:

CHAPTER   PAGE
I. Organization of Regiment 9
II. Transported to Virginia 16
III. The first Campaign 18
IV. Blue's Gap Engagement in 1862 27
  Evacuation of Romney 28
  PawPaw Tunnel and Bloomey Gap 31
V. Advance toward Winchester - Death of GEN LANDER 34
VI. Battle of Winchester 40
VII. Pursuit of JACKSON - Shenandoah Valley 45
VIII. An Undefined Campaign 47
IX. Return to the Valley 50
X. Junction with the Army of the Potomac 55
XI. Evacuation of Harrison's Landing 61
XII. The Maryland Campaign 69
XIII. Antietam 75
XIV. Bolivar Heights - Leesburg 84
XV. MCCLELLAN Moves 88
XVI. The Battle of Fredericksburg 98
XVII. Winter Quarters at Falmouth 101
XVIII. Chancellorsville 110
XIX. Gettysburg Campaign 118
XX. Battle of Gettysburg 124
XXI. After the Battle 135
XXII. The Trip to New York 139
XXIII. Return to the Front 142
XXIV. Mine Run Battle 149
XXV. Winter Quarters - Morton's Ford - 1864 154
XXVII. Battle of Spottsylvania 167
XXVIII. "Fighting it out on the Line" - North Ann - cold Harbor - Petersburg 170
XXIV. Return Home and Muster Out. 174
  Company I. 178
  Appendix - List of Battles 182
  Roster of Officers furnished by Adjutant General of Ohio 185
  Roster of Three Years' Men 192
  Roster of Three Months' Men 241
 

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