53rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry recruitment poster   Save
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Description: Recruitment poster for the 53rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry offering a reward of $100 and 160 acres of land for enlistment. The 53rd Ohio was organized at Camp Diamond in Jackson, Ohio, and mustered into service on February 11, 1862. Their engagements included the Battle of Shiloh, Siege of Corinth, Battle of Missionary Ridge, Atlanta Campaign, Battle of Kennesaw Mountain and Sherman's March to the Sea. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: OVS4897
Subjects: 53rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry (O.V.I.); Jackson County (Ohio); Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Military Ohio
Places: Jackson (Ohio); Jackson County (Ohio); Newcomerstown (Ohio); Tuscarawas County (Ohio);