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July 4, 1862
L.C. Simmons, Captain, Company A, 50th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. To Adjutant General Charles W. Hill. Letter requesting that his time and that of his 2nd Lieutenant, J.L. Simmons, be extended for as long as possible per arrangements.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 50]

July 5, 1862
J.M. Barr, Delphos, Allen County, Ohio. To H.S. Miller. Letter requesting some transportation blanks; and stating that recruiting was an uphill business, that he had recruited 42 men and regretted that he did not have better success, that M.V. Payne, who was recruiting in Crawford County, was saying hard things against Camp Dennison and was keeping many young men out of the line, that unless Payne took a different course, he ought to be removed, and that Payne was not pleased that he obtained recruits.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 18]

July 5, 1862
Joseph Bartlett, Captain, Battery G, 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. To Adjutant General Charles W. Hill. Letter recommending that 2nd Lieutenant Robert D. Whittlesey of Battery G, 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery be ordered to proceed to Toledo and to recruit for the 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery in Lucas County, Fulton County, Williams County, Defiance County, and Henry County, Ohio.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 15]

July 5, 1862
P.H. Breslin, Captain, U.S. Army, Mustering and Disbursing Officer, and Acting Military Commander at Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. To Adjutant General Charles W. Hill. Letter requesting one hundred muster out rolls and two hundred discharge blanks; and stating that he could not get them from Washington promptly enough, and that he was endeavoring to muster paroled prisoners for pay.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 21]

July 5, 1862
W. Callihan, Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio. To Adjutant General [Charles W.] Hill. Letter stating that he understood from the instructions received that it was his duty to select persons and request Hill to appoint them Lieutenants to recruit for his company, that J.V. Beery of Fremont had obtained several recruits, but was desirous to know whether he was to receive an appointment as 1st Lieutenant before doing more, that he desired to know whether he was right regarding the instructions, that he was now fully satisfied that he could raise a company, that he very much desired that Captain Langworthy, late of the 49th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, should be given the command of a regiment and that his company should be assigned to the same regiment, and that Langworthy was without a doubt the best military man of his regiment.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 36]

July 5, 1862
David Crookshanks, Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Letter stating that he wished the Adjutant General would send back his son, Benjamin Crookshanks, who was enlisted at Martinsburgh in Knox County, Ohio by Captain S. Parks of Colonel Moody's regiment on or about June 6 or 7, that the boy was only 16 years old, and that by complying with this request, the Adjutant General would confer a favor upon him and save him any additional trouble or expense to have his son released.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 34]

July 5, 1862
O[liver] D. Greene, Assistant Adjutant General, Headquarters, District of the Ohio, Nashville, Tennessee. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Extract from Special Orders No. 96; stating that the resignation of 2nd Lieutenant Joseph Lackey, Company B, 42nd Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry was accepted, and that he was honorably discharged from the service of the United States on July 5, 1862. By command of Major General [Don Carlos] Buell.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 201]

July 5, 1862
Arthur Higgins, 1st Lieutenant, Company A, 25th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Bridgeport, Belmont County, Ohio. To Superintendent of Recruiting Service for the State of Ohio, Columbus. Letter stating that he had been detailed by the commanding officer of the 25th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry to recruit for Company A of said regiment, that his rendezvous was to be at Bridgeport and his territory was to include Belmont County, that he was ordered to report to the Superintendent in person or by letter for instructions, that he required 12 or 15 recruits for their company, and that he would send the order detailing him if desired.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 25]

July 5, 1862
W.H. Hill, Acadia, Allen County, Ohio. To Friend [G. Volney] Dorsey. Letter stating that if Dorsey could secure him a position as Assistant Quartermaster or Major in any regiment, he would get up one or two companies or a regiment.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 22]

July 5, 1862
Daniel McCook, Colonel, 52nd Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. To Major Miller. Letter requesting the appointment of two recruiting Lieutenants, with one having headquarters at Pomeroy, Ohio and the other at Cincinnati, Ohio.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 19]

July 5, 1862
Robert T. Riley, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter accepting the appointment of 1st Lieutenant and Quartermaster of the 50th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 62]

July 5, 1862
A.F. Rockwell, Aide-de-Camp and Acting Assistant Adjutant General, Headquarters, Army of the Ohio, Huntsville, Alabama. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Special Orders No. 93; stating that the resignations of Captain L.W. Moe, 49th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, and Lieutenant John Baumgartner, Lieutenant Theo[dore] Hoffner, and Lieutenant William Heubrig, 9th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry were accepted to take effect on July 5, 1862. By command of Major General [Don Carlos] Buell.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 187]

July 5, 1862
John L. Smith, late 2nd Lieutenant, 64th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. To Adjutant General Charles W. Hill. Letter stating that after the battle of Shiloh, he returned home on account of ill health, that he had intended, upon regaining his health, to engage in other pursuits, that the recent call for more troops and the stated necessity for their immediate enlistment had determined him to again enter the lists provided he could do so at once and in some position formerly occupied, that his circumstances were such that he could not afford to wait long undecided, and that he had already enlisted two companies now in the service and thought he could do further service in that regard.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 24]

July 6, 1862
G.B. Weaver, Captain, Camp Chase, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. To Adjutant General C[harles] W. Hill. Letter requesting that Hill give the bearer, Sergeant George W. Bowers, certain recruiting papers.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 114]

July 6, 1862
J.M. Wright, Assistant Adjutant General, Headquarters, Army of the Ohio, Huntsville, Alabama. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Special Orders No. 94; stating that the resignation of Captain J.W. Wilmington, 6th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry was accepted to take effect on July 6, 1862. By command of Major General [Don Carlos] Buell.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 188]

July 7, 1862
Joseph Bartlett, Captain, Battery G, 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. To Adjutant General [Charles W.] Hill. Letter recommending the appointment of Lieutenant Thomas M. Bartlett as recruiting officer to recruit for the 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery in Cuyahoga County, Lake County, and Ashtabula County.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 41]

July 7, 1862
Edward P. Crist, Franklin, Warren County, Ohio. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Letter stating that Henry J. Crist, a Musician attached to the regimental staff of the 31st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, was discharged from the army at Corinth, Mississippi on account of sickness, arrived at home on June 3, and died on June 8, and that Henry J. Crist had the duplicate certificates usually given; asking if it was necessary in this case to procure a final discharge and if so, where would it be necessary to apply; and requesting all information necessary to enable them to draw any money that might be due Henry J. Crist from the Government.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 23]

July 7, 1862
Frederick Jant, Corporal, Company I, 9th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Letter reporting himself ready for duty, having perfectly recovered from sickness; stating that he now wished to join his regiment; and requesting a pass.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 23]

July 7, 1862
Alf Lenox, Captain, Union(?) City. To Colonel Benjamin P. Runkle, Columbus, Ohio. Letter recommending the appointment of S.B. Goslin to a 1st Lieutenancy in his company. Bears the approval of Benjamin P. Runkle, Colonel, 45th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 27]

July 7, 1862
Military Committee of Jackson County, Jackson Court House, Jackson County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter certifying that Lewis A. Atkinson and Jacob Thompson were good, energetic men desiring appointment as Lieutenants to assist Captain Levi M. Stephenson in recruiting a company; and recommending their appointment for that purpose.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 30]

July 7, 1862
L.D. Poston, et. al., Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter signed by eight local residents including members of the Military Committee for Athens County; stating that in the call for more troops under date of July 3, Tod proposed to appoint gallant and worthy men in all portions of the state for the purpose of obtaining recruits, etc.; recommending their fellow citizen, Charles Ashton, as the man for recruiting in the area; and stating that Ashton had been very efficient and successful in obtaining volunteers besides aiding the government in many ways at a very considerable outlay and without any compensation or expectation of pay so far, that in their opinion, the appointment would be but simple justice to Ashton, and that it could not fail to be beneficial to the service to give Ashton a position.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 54]

July 7, 1862
C. Powers, Woodville, Sandusky County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter stating that the bearer, Captain J.K. Seaman, had been in the three months' service and was anxious to raise a company for the war, and that anything Tod could do for Seaman would be thankfully received and would confer a favor on many friends.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 44]

July 7, 1862
Alex S. Ramsey, Kenton, Hardin County, Ohio. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Letter recommending Reverend Daniel Ammerman as a suitable person to be appointed Captain; stating that Ammerman was a good man of large personal influence, that he believed Ammerman would raise a company in 30 days, and that some of their recruiting officers would evidently fail to secure their commission; and requesting that the Adjutant General leave Ammerman unassigned for the present so that, at the proper time, he could be assigned to the 45th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Bears the approval of Benjamin P. Runkle, Colonel, 45th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 28]

July 7, 1862
L.Q. Rawson, Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter stating that the bearer, J.V. Beery of Fremont, desired authority to recruit volunteers, that Beery would expect a Lieutenant's commission after recruiting his men, that Beery was a worthy, active, and temperate man, and that he hoped Tod would give Beery an appointment.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 29]

July 7, 1862
D[avid] A. Southworth, Senior 2nd Lieutenant, 11th Independent Battery, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. To Adjutant General Charles W. Hill. Letter requesting a copy of the acceptance of his resignation which was to date from May 12; and stating that he did not understand the delay in forwarding said copy which would enable him to obtain the pay due him from the General Government.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 38]

July 7, 1862
C.O. Tillotson, C. Doncyson, and Isaac Knapp, Sandusky County Military Committee, Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter stating that the bearer, J.K. Seamon, had been in the three months' service of Ohio and was honorably discharged, that Seamon was now anxious to go in for the war, and that they would recommend Seamon as a fit person and capable of raising another company.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 46]

July 7, 1862
Joseph Warren, New Lisbon, Columbiana County, Ohio. To the Adjutant General of Ohio. Letter stating that he had obtained his final discharge as a Private in Company I, 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry with the proper certificates to receive his back pay, and that he now desired to know how and where he could get his pay.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 37]

July 8, 1862
Joseph Bartlett, Captain, Battery G, 1st Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Light Artillery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter recommending Sergeant Walter H. Davidson of his battery as a suitable person to be appointed in one of the new regiments; and stating that Davidson had served with him as a Private and subsequently as a non-commissioned officer since November last, that Davidson well deserved a 2nd Lieutenancy, and that if Tod could appoint Davidson to such a position as a recruiting officer for one of the new infantry regiments about to be raised, it would but justly reward his services at Shiloh and elsewhere. Bears an endorsement signed by five individuals.
2 pp. [Series 147-38: 57]

July 8, 1862
Benjamin Binford, Salem, Columbiana County, Ohio. To C.P. Buckingham. Letter requesting a copy of Buckingham's last report.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 37]

July 8, 1862
S. Buckland, Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. To Governor David Tod. Letter stating that the bearer, J.K. Samon, had been a Captain in the three months' service and was again anxious to enter the service, that Samon wanted to raise a company for the war, and that anything Tod could do for Samon would meet the approbation of many friends of the Union.
1 p. [Series 147-38: 43]

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