Mustered in for three years under command of Colonel Samuel A. The 44th Ohio Infantry ceased to exist on 4 Jan 1864 when its designation was changed to the 8th Ohio Cavalry. 8th Ohio Cavalry, Co A Formed 4 Jan 1864 from among members of 44th Ohio Inf.
Mustered in March 1864 at Camp Dennison, Cincinnati OH. And mustered out June/July 1865. Attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Cavalry Div, Army of W Va under Gen.
Battles: 17 Jun 1864 Battle of Lynchburg, 24 Jul 1864 Battle of Kernstown II, 19 Sep 1864 Battle of Opequon, 21 Sep 1864 Battle of Fishers Hill, 19 Oct 1864 Battle of Cedar Creek. Possible Ancestry found in 1860 Census; Miami Co.
OHIO: John abt 1819 PA Mary abt 1817 PA ERNEST RONEY abt 1847 OH John abt 1855 OH (John Rudolph Roney 25 Dec 1854 20 Oct 1927) Mary E abt 1857 OH Silas abt 1830 Nancy abt 1828 Lawrence K abt 1854 William C abt 1857 The image is in very good condition with minor edge wear and bumped corners. Please see photos for details and feel free to ask any questions. The item "Id'd Civil War CDV Navy Enlisted Sailor USS Ozark 8th Ohio Cavalry 44th OVI Troy" is in sale since Friday, July 15, 2016.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "n2cases" and is located in Louisville, Kentucky. This item can be shipped to United States.