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Military equipment photograph
Description: Cabinet card photograph depicting the gear of James Burson, of the 104th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Company K. Included in the picture are his rifle, knapsack, axe, tin cup and plate, canteen, knife, and fork. Notes on the photograph indicate item prices. The 104th O.V.I. was organized as a three-year regiment at Camp Massillon in Ohio, and was mustered into service on August 30, 1862. Their engagements included the Defense of Cincinnati, the East Tennessee Campaign, and the Atlanta Campaign, as well as the Franklin-Nashville Campaign, for which six men received the Medal of Honor. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SC46_VFM_Burson_01
Subjects: United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 104th (1862-1865); Military life; Soldiers--Ohio--Photographs; Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865;
Places: Massillon (Ohio); Stark County (Ohio);