8th Battery Ohio Light Artillery

8th Ohio Light Artillery tablet
8th Ohio Battery Light Artillery tablet

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Monument located on the south side of Union Avenue approximately 100 yards west of the Navy Memorial. This unit was attached to Maj. Gen. Francis P. Blair's 2d Division, Maj. Gens William T. Sherman's and Frederick Steel's XV Army Corps, and commanded by Capt. James F. Putnam.
8th Ohio Battery Monument
8th Ohio Battery Light Artillery Monument

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Last updated: April 14, 2015

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