Battle Unit Details

UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS

179th Regiment, Ohio Infantry

Overview:

Organized at Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered in September 29, 1864. Ordered to Nashville, Tenn., arriving there October 8. Attached to Post of Nashville, Tenn., Dept. of the Cumberland, to December, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 20th Army Corps, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. Post of Nashville to June, 1865.

Service:
Engaged in post and garrison duty at Nashville, Tenn., October, 1864, to June, 1865. Battle of Nashville December 15-16, 1864. Mustered out June 18, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 80 Enlisted men by disease.

Soldiers:
View Battle Unit's Soldiers »