Up for sale is an original Civil War period image of Lieut. Winpigler of the 88th Ohio Infantry Company F. Was the Ohio unit selected to mainly guard the Confederate prisoners at Camp Chase Prison in Columbus, Ohio. James Winpigler enlisted on 7/20/1863 as a 2nd Lieutenant at the age of 22.
On 7/31/1863 he was commissioned into Company F and promoted to 1st Lieut.. He mustered out on 7/3/1865 at Camp Chase. The CDV photo is in good overall condition and still retains good clarity with minimal fading. Some age stains as seen in images Signed at the bottom Lt. Witt Columbus, Ohio photographer ID I think, hard to make out at the bottom.
It was initially known as the "1st Battalion Governor's Guard". The 88th Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Chase.In July 1862 and mustered in on October 27, 1862, for three years service under Colonel. In September 1862, the 88th moved to Covington, Kentucky. The regiment served guard duty at Camp Chase until October 1863, and served at Cincinnati, Ohio.
The 88th Ohio mustered out of the service at Camp Chase on July 3, 1865. The item "ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CDV 88TH OHIO O. CAMP CHASE PRISON GUARD LT.
WINPIGLER" is in sale since Sunday, July 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs"." and is located in Carroll, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.