United States Regiments & Batteries > Ohio

The 135th Ohio Infantry Regiment lost 7 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 66 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

Organized at Camp Chase, Ohio under Colonel Andrew Legg
May 11 Mustered in and left State for Cumberland, Md.
May-June Assigned to duty as railroad guard on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at North Mountain, Opequan Station and Martinsburg. A portion of the regiment was captured at North Mountain after five hours resistance against overwhelming force and sent to Confederate prison camps. Only about half these men survived.
July 4-7 Operations about Harper’s Ferry
July 3-7 Actions at Maryland Heights
July-August Guard duty at Maryland Heights
September 1 Mustered out