United States Regiments & Batteries > Ohio


The 159th Ohio Infantry Regiment lost 10 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

1864
Organized at Zanesville, Ohio
May 9 Mustered in under Colonel Lyman J. Jackson
May 9 Left State for Harper’s Ferry, W. Va. At Maryland Height assigned to 3rd Separate Brigade, 8th Army Corps, Middle Department.
May 17 Guard duty in the Defenses of Baltimore, Md., and guarding bridges along Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad by Detachments
July 9 Battle of Monocacy Junction, Md.
July 12 Expedition to Parkesville
July 28 Companies B, E, G and I guard railroad at Havre de Grace
August 13 Ordered home
August 24 Mustered out