|Title||Discharge papers for Amfindria Dunham from the Union Army on August 24, 1864 from 145th Regiment of O.V.I.|
|Object Name||Discharge, Military|
|Scope & Content||
Discharge papers for Amfindria Dunham from the Union Army on August 24, 1864 from 145th Regiment of O.V.I.
The 145th Ohio Infantry was organized at Camp Chase in Columbus, Ohio and mustered in May 12, 1864 for 100 days service under the command of Colonel Henry Clay Ashwell.
The regiment left Ohio for Washington, D.C., May 12. Attached to 1st Brigade, DeRussy's Division, XXII Corps, and assigned to garrison duty at Fort Whipple, Fort Woodbury, Fort Cass, Fort Tillinghast, and Fort Albany, Defenses of Washington, south of the Potomac River, until August. Repulse of Early's attack on Washington July 11-12.
The 145th Ohio Infantry mustered out of service August 20, 1864 at Camp Chase.