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Camp Dennison in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Camp Dennison

The Secrest Monument

 
 
Camp Dennison Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 2, 2019
1. Camp Dennison Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of those organizations which were mustered in
or out of the U.S. Service at this camp during the Civil War
1861 - 1865
First Three Months Service
April 1861
Infantry
4th-5th-6th-7th-8th-9th-10th
11th-12th
Infantry 3 Years
Dennison Guards
4th Independent Company Sharpshooters
8th Independent Company Sharpshooters
2nd O.V.I. 3rd O.V.I. 4th O.V.I.
5th O.V.I. 6th O.V.I. 8th O.V.I.
9th O.V.I. 10th O.V.I. 11th O.V.I.
12th O.V.I. 13th O.V.I. 17th O.V.I.
28th O.V.I. 34th O.V.I. 39th O.V.I.
47th O.V.I. 50th O.V.I. 52nd O.V.I.
54th O.V.I. 57th O.V.I. 70th O.V.I.
79th O.V.I. 83rd O.V.I. 89th O.V.I.
106th O.V.I. 108th O.V.I.
Cavalry 3 Years
4th-5th-9th-11th
3rd Independent Company
6th Independent Company
Ohio Artillery 3 Years
2nd Reg. Heavy Artillery
1st Ohio Vol. Light Artillery

Independent Battery
3 Years
5th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
8th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
10th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
14th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
15th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
18th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
21st Ind. Battery Light Artillery
24th Ind. Battery Light Artillery
Brigade Bands
3 Years
3rd Brigade 3rd Division
4th Army Corps
Infantry
1 Year
175th
Camp Dennison Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 9, 2017
2. Camp Dennison Monument
- 181st - 183rd
Cavalry 6 Months
4th Independent Battalion
100 Days Service
Infantry 1864
138th-139th-146th-147th
149th-153rd-154th-155th
156th-165th-168th

 
Erected 1932 by the Grand Army of the Republic and Allied Patriotic Organizations of Hamilton County.
 
Location. 39° 11.36′ N, 84° 17.521′ W. Marker is in Camp Dennison, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of Kugler Mill Road and East Galbraith Road, on the right when traveling east on Kugler Mill Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Kugler Mill Road, Camp Dennison OH 45111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Alfred Buckingham (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Camp Dennison (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Camp Dennison (a few steps from this marker); Camp Dennison Civil War Museum (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richard Michael Weaver (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waldschmidt Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Promont (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camp Dennison.
 
Regarding Camp Dennison. O.V.I. = Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Camp Dennison. (Submitted on September 22, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, US Civil
 
Monument at the Camp Dennison Memorial Triangle. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 9, 2017
3. Monument at the Camp Dennison Memorial Triangle.
Secrest Monument Park located near the Camp Dennison Civil War Museum on OH-126.
Reverse side site donation plaque. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 9, 2017
4. Reverse side site donation plaque.
Site donated by
Mr. and Mrs.
Henry M. Pinkvos
and the Pennsylvania
Railroad Company
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.   2, 3, 4. submitted on September 22, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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