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James McCleery portrait
Description: Portrait with signature of Captain James McCleery, who was an officer of the 41st Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. William Babcock Hazen (1830-1887) organized the regiment in Cleveland in 1861. Hazen recruited men from Cuyahoga, Trumbull, and Geauga counties. The 41st saw action at many battles, including Shiloh, Corinth, Chickamauga, Mission Ridge, Atlanta, and Nashville. It mustered out at San Antonio, Texas, in November 1865. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03712
Subjects: Cleveland (Ohio); Ohio History--Military Ohio; Civil War 1861-1865; 41st Ohio Volunteer Infantry (O.V.I.)
Places: Cleveland (Ohio); Cuyahoga County (Ohio)