4th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
4th Ohio Volunteer Infantry (1898-1899) - Organized and mustered into the service of the United States at Columbus, Ohio, May 9 to 16, 1898, with 50 officers and 842 enlisted men.
- assigned to Second Brigade, First Division, First Army Corps, May 16.
- Left Columbus May 14; arrived at Chickamauga, Ga., May 16
- Left Chickamauga July 22; arrived at Newport News, Va., July 24 ** Sailed from Newport News July 28; arrived at Ponce, P. R., August 1
- Participated in engagements:
- at Guayama August 5
- near Guayamil August 8
- in the Porto Rican campaign until August 13
- Sailed from Ponce October 30; arrived at New York City November 4
- left New York same date and arrived at Columbus, Ohio, November 6
- Furloughed for sixty days
Mustered out of the service of the United States at Columbus January 20, 1899, with 49 officers and 1,210 enlisted men. Casualties while in service: Officers-none. Enlisted men-killed in action, 1; wounded, 9; died of disease, 23; deserted 5.
- Correspondence Relating to the War with Spain, Center for Military History, U.S. Army, Vol 1
- The Organization of the Army during the Spanish-American War, page 509
- Organization of Volunteers, page 581