This example is identified by name, company and regiment, as well as sporting the Corps Badge of the 4. Dennison enlisted in August of 1861. And mustered out November 30th, 1865.
He took part in the battles of Shiloh, Corinth, Stones River, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, Resaca. Mountain, Atlanta, Jonesboro, Franklin, and Nashville.Corp was part of the Army of the Ohio for 1861 and the better part of 1862, and the duration of the war was part of the Army of the Cumberland. Was the first Union unit to enter Kentucky, after Confederate forces allegedly violated Kentucky's neutrality. BATTLE HONORS: Shiloh, Corinth, Stones River, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, Resaca. Corp was commanded by General. And its division commanders were. It served with distinction in the famous unordered attack on. , under the overall command of General. To defend Tennessee, and the corps was heavily engaged in the battles at.
When the force Thomas commanded at Nashville was divided, he was left in command only of the IV Corps and cavalry under. The IV Corps was ordered to block the mountain passes and prevent a potential retreat by the Confederate army into the mountains. Moved to Camp Dennison, Ohio, September 10, 1861; thence to Louisville, Ky.Moved to Camp Nevin, Ky. Occupation of Munfordsville December 10, 1861.
Duty at Munfordville until February 1862. Advance to Bowling Green, Ky. Advance on and siege of Corinth, Miss. April 29 May 30 March to Battle Creek, Ala. June 10 July 18, and duty there until August 20.
In pursuit of Bragg August 20 September 26. Pursuit of Bragg into Kentucky October 115. October 16 November 7, and duty there until December 26.
Advance on Murfreesboro December 2630. Battle of Stones River December 3031, 1862 and January 13, 1863. Duty at Murfreesboro until June. Christiana and Middleton March 6. Tullahoma Campaign June 22 July 7.
Occupation of middle Tennessee until August 16. Passage of the Cumberland Mountains and Tennessee River and Chickamauga Campaign August 16 September 22. Battle of Chickamauga September 1920. Pursuit to Graysville November 2627. March to relief of Knoxville, Tenn.Operations in eastern Tennessee until February 1864. Atlanta Campaign May 1 to September 8. Demonstrations on Rocky Faced Ridge and Dalton May 813. Battle of Resaca May 1415. Advance on Dallas May 2225. Operations on line of Pumpkin Vine Creek and battles about Dallas, New Hope Church and Allatoona Hills May 25 June 5. Pickett's Mills May 27. Operations about Marietta and against Kennesaw Mountain June 10 July 2. Assault on Kennesaw June 27. Ruff's Station July 4.
Siege of Atlanta July 22 August 25. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 2530. Battle of Jonesboro August 2530.Battle of Jonesboro August 31 September 1. Lovejoy's Station September 26. Operations against Hood in northern Georgia and northern Alabama September 29 November 3. Columbia, Duck River, November 2427. Battle of Franklin November 30. Battle of Nashville December 1516. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River December 1728. And duty there until March 1865.
Operations in eastern Tennessee March 15 April 22. Moved to New Orleans, La.
June 16; thence to Texas. Duty at Green Lake, San Antonio and Victoria until November. The regiment lost a total of 363 men during service; 14 officers and 188 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded, 1 officer and 160 enlisted men died of disease. The item "Investment Grade Civil War 4th Corps Ladder Badge 49th Ohio James M. Dennison" is in sale since Sunday, June 6, 2021.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Medals, Pins & Ribbons". The seller is "rogercillo" and is located in Wilmington, Delaware. This item can be shipped worldwide.