5th Regiment United States Veteran Volunteer Infantry Company D

Also Known As: Fifth Regiment United States Veteran Volunteer Infantry Company D

Updated: November 24, 2010

Company D of the 5th Regiment United States Veteran Volunteer Infantry was mustered into service on March 31, 1865, at Tod Barracks in Columbus, Ohio. Seventy-four Ohioans served in Company D.

Company D of the 5th Regiment United States Veteran Volunteer Infantry was mustered into service on March 31, 1865, at Tod Barracks in Columbus, Ohio. Seventy-four Ohioans served in Company D. The enlistees were primarily veterans of the American Civil War. While some had been honorably discharged, others had recuperated from wounds received on the battlefield and joined these new companies in March 1865. A few men were also new recruits. The soldiers' term of service was one year. The soldiers saw no combat during the Civil War and spent the last few months of the war in the vicinity of New York City.

 

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