Civil War Officers photographs, 41st O.V.I.   Save
Civil War Officers photographs, 41st O.V.I.
Description: Seven photographs, measuring approximately 2.4 by 3.9 inches (6.1 x 9.8 cm) show officers of the 41st Ohio Volunteer Infantry (O.V.I.) in uniform during the Civil War. The officers are: Captain James McCleery, William M. Beebe, Captain Ephraim S. Holloway, Lieutenant Charles W. Hills, Lieutenant Ferdinand Cobb, Captain Horatio P. Kiele, and Lieutenant James N. Clark. Most men autographed their portraits. The backs of several photographs are also shown. 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, Missionary Ridge, Atlanta, and Nashville. It mustered out at San Antonio, Texas in November 1865. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: Om1348_1637714_001
Subjects: Military Ohio; Civil War; Military officers; 41st Ohio Volunteer Infantry (O.V.I.)
Places: Cleveland (Ohio); Elyria (Ohio); Hudson (Ohio); Cuyahoga County (Ohio); Trumbull County (Ohio); Geauga County (Ohio); Columbia (Ohio); Tuscarawas (Ohio)